Kingsley Martin

Kingsley Martin

One of the remarks made by farmers at their public discussion of these problems suggest that they are rapidly ceasing to think of animals as sentient beings at all. If you handle vast numbers of creatures which are in any case going to die soon, it is, I suppose, easy to get into a state of mind in which they seem to be merely machines.More Kingsley Martin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I boast of being the only man in London who has been bombed off a lavatory seat while reading Jane Austen. She went into the bath; I went through the door.More Kingsley Martin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The Monarchy...is the secret well from which the flourishing institution of British Snobbery draws its nourishmentMore Kingsley Martin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A disease of the mind, [whose] germ is the idea that one may learn that which is valuable, or in any way acquire virtue, by the process of being shown things.More Kingsley Martin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

Quotes of the month

Eugene Ryabyi The soul of talent avoids the gray life, and the inner world of an ordinary person is filled with trifles and gossips. [08/27/2020 04:08:54] More


Eugene Ryabyi Humanity is a part of God in people. [09/25/2020 08:09:36] More


Oliver Hassencamp From the lies that we believe grow the truths that we live by. [09/03/2020 10:09:40] More


Eugene Ryabyi Loneliness is the winter of feelings, which is severe with frost, howls like a blizzard, pierces soul with the breath of northern winds. [09/20/2020 09:09:46] More


Ann Coulter If we're so cruel to minorities, why do they keep coming here? Why aren't they sneaking across the Mexican border to make their way to the Taliban? [08/31/2020 12:08:48] More