What I like in a good author isn't what he says, but what he whispers.

Logan Pearsall Smith

Logan Pearsall Smith

Profession: Critic
Nationality: American

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The denunciation of the young is a necessary part of the hygiene of older people, and greatly assists the circulation of the blood.

He who goes against the fashion is himself its slave.

It is the wretchedness of being rich that you have to live with rich people.

To suppose, as we all suppose, that we could be rich and not behave as the rich behave, is like supposing that we could drink all day and keep absolutely sober.

Thank heavens, the sun has gone in and I don't have to go out and enjoy it.

There is more felicity on the far side of baldness than young men can possibly imagine.

It takes a great man to give sound advice tactfully, but a greater to accept it graciously.

The old know what they want; the young are sad and bewildered.

Hearts that are delicate and kind and tongues that are neither - these make the finest company in the world.

Happiness is a wine of the rarest vintage, and seems insipid to a vulgar taste.

It is through the cracks in our brains that ecstasy creeps in.

Those who set out to serve both God and Mammon soon discover that there isn't a God.

Many of our daydreams would darken into nightmares, were there a danger of their coming true!

What things there are to write, if one could only write them! My mind is full of gleaming thought; gay moods and mysterious, moth-like meditations hover in my imagination, fanning their painted wings. But always the rarest, those streaked with azure and the deepest crimson, flutter away beyond my reach.