Famous Quotes / V. S. Pritchett
9 Quotations by V. S. Pritchett
- 1. In our family, as far as we are concerned, we were born and what happened before that is myth.
- 2. Life -- how curious is that habit that makes us think it is not here, but elsewhere.
- 3. The Canadian spirit is cautious, observant and critical where the American is assertive.
- 4. The Canadian spirit is cautious, observant and critical where the American is assertive.
- 5. The kingdoms of fantasy and mirth are longlasting and not of this world.
- 6. The principle of procrastinated rape is said to be the ruling one in all the great bestsellers.
- 7. The secret of happiness is to find a congenial monotony.
- 8. The State, that craving rookery of committees and subcommittees.
- 9. Well, youth is the period of assumed personalities and disguises. It is the time of the sincerely in ...