Arnold Bennett

Arnold Bennett

If you've ever really been poor you remain poor at heart all your life. I've often walked when I could very well afford to take a taxi because I simply couldn't bring myself to waste the shilling it would cost.More Arnold Bennett quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
To the artist is sometimes granted a sudden, transient insight which serves in this matter for experience. A flash, and where previously the brain held a dead fact, the soul grasps a living truth! At moments we are all artists.More Arnold Bennett quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Essential characteristic of the really great novelist: a Christ-like, all-embracing compassion.More Arnold Bennett quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The traveler, however virginal and enthusiastic, does not enjoy an unbroken ecstasy. He has periods of gloom, periods when he asks himself the object of all these exertions, and puts the question whether or not he is really experiencing pleasure. At such times he suspects that he is not seeing the right things, that the characteristic, the right aspects of these strange scenes are escaping him. He looks forward dully to the days of his holiday yet to pass, and wonders how he will dispose of them. He is disgusted becausMore Arnold Bennett quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is easier to go down a hill than up, but the view is from the top.More Arnold Bennett quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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