Living en famille provides the strongest motives for rudeness combined with the maximum opportunity for displaying it.
Author: Quentin Crisp (1908)
Profession: British Author
One of the weaknesses in the cooperative is that it has never been sufficiently leavened by the imagination. This is a quick-silver faculty, and likely to be a cause of worry to any collective settlement.
Author: Edward Dahlberg (1900-1977)
Profession: American Author, Critic
Do you think your mother and I should have lived comfortably so long together, if ever we had been married? Baggage!
Author: John Gay (1688-1732)
Profession: British Playwright, Poet
There would be no society if living together depended upon understanding each other.
Author: Eric Hoffer (1902-1983)
Profession: American Author, Philosopher
Come live with me, and be my love, and we will all the pleasures prove.
Author: Christopher Marlowe (1564-1593)
Profession: British Dramatist, Poet
In the old days, one married a wife; now one forms a company with a female partner, or moves in to live with a friend. And then one seduces the partner, or defiles the friend.
Author: J. August Strindberg (1849-1912)
Profession: Swedish Dramatist, Novelist, Poet