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Christopher Morley Quotes

(1890-1957), American Novelist, Journalist, Poet

Few girls are as well shaped as a good horse.

Category: Beauty

In every man's heart there is a secret nerve that answers to the vibrations of beauty.

Category: Beauty

We've had bad luck with our kids -- they've all grown up.

Category: Children

New York, the nation's thyroid gland.

Category: Cities And City Life

God made man merely to hear some praise of what he'd done on those Five Days.

Category: Creation

Dancing is a wonderful training for girls, it's the first way you learn to guess what a man is going to do before he does it.

Category: Dance And Dancing

The enemies of the future are always the very nicest people.

Category: Enemies

High heels were invented by a woman who had been kissed on the forehead.

Category: Fashion

No man is lonely while eating spaghetti; it requires so much attention.

Category: Food And Eating

I had a million questions to ask God: but when I met Him, they all fled my mind; and it didn't seem to matter.

Category: Heaven

Life is a foreign language: all men mispronounce it.

Category: Life And Living

Big shots are only little shots who keep shooting.

Category: Perseverance

The courage of the poets is to keep ajar the door that leads into madness.

Category: Poetry And Poets

Success: Big shots are only little shots who keep shooting.

Category: Success

There is only one success -- to be able to spend your life in your own way.

Category: Success