Patricia Highsmith

Patricia Highsmith

was an American novelist and short-story writer most widely known for her psychological thrillers, which have led to more than two dozen film adaptations.
For neither life nor nature cares if justice is ever done or not.More Patricia Highsmith quotes [08/27/2011 02:08:37]
Then Carol slipped her arm under her neck, and all the length of their bodies touched fitting as if something had prearranged it. Happiness was like a green vine spreading through her, stretching fine tendrils, bearing flowers through her flesh. She had a vision of a pale white flower, shimmering as if seen in darkness, or through water. Why did people talk of heaven, she wonderedMore Patricia Highsmith quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
This is what I like, sitting at a table and watching people go by. It does something to your outlook on life. The Anglo-Saxons make a great mistake not staring at people from a sidewalk table.More Patricia Highsmith quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I was in New York. Hitchcock was in California. He rang me to make a report on his progress and said, I'm having trouble. I've just sacked my second screenwriterMore Patricia Highsmith quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
He loved possessions, not masses of them, but a select few that he did not part with. They gave a man self-respect. Not ostentation but quality, and the love that cherished the quality. Possessions reminded him that he existed, and made him enjoy his existence. It was as simple as that. And wasn't that worth something? He existed. Not many people in the world knew how to, even if they had the money. It really didn't take money, masses of money, it took a certain security.More Patricia Highsmith quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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