Graham Greene

Graham Greene

English writer, in the 1940s - a British intelligence officer.
I never knew a man who had better motives for all the trouble he caused.More Graham Greene quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Communism, my friend, is more than Marxism, just as Catholicism is more than the Roman Curia. There is a mystique as well as a politick. Catholics and Communists have committed great crimes, but at least they have not stood aside, like an established society, and been indifferent. I would rather have blood on my hands than water like Pilate.More Graham Greene quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
One forgets so quickly one’s own youth…More Graham Greene quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If only it were possible to love without injury – fidelity isn’t enough: I had been faithful to Anne and yet I had injured her. The hurt is in the act of possession: we are too small in mind and body to possess another person without pride or to be possessed without humiliation. In a way I was glad that my wife had struck out at me again – I had forgotten her pain for too long, and this was the only kind of recompense I could give her. Unfortunately the innocent are always involved in any conflict. Always, everywMore Graham Greene quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
For God's sake stop making people in your image. Harry was real. He wasn't just your hero and my lover. He was Harry. He was in a racket. He did bad things. What about it? He was the man we knew.More Graham Greene quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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