Cyril Connolly

Cyril Connolly

English intellectual, literary critic and writer.
For what is liberty but the unhampered translation of will into act?More Cyril Connolly quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Beautiful women must think about their beauty as capitalists think about their investments or politicians about their majorities; it is all they have to insure their places in the world.More Cyril Connolly quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In the sex war, thoughtlessness is the weapon of the male, vindictiveness of the female.More Cyril Connolly quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
A lazy person, whatever the talents with which he set out, will have condemned himself to second-hand thoughts and to second-rate friends.More Cyril Connolly quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The true work of art is the one which the seventh wave of genius throws up the beach where the undertow of time cannot drag it back.More Cyril Connolly quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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Rosabeth Kanter The more closed the circle, the more difficult it is for 'outsiders' to break in. Their very difficulty in entering may be taken as a sign of incompetence, a sign that the insiders were right to close their ranks. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Joan Jett In pop music, you say, 'You can do what you want to me.' Rock 'n' roll says, 'I'm gonna do what I want to you.' [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Lisa Kudrow I just want to start writing, whether or not any of it is useable or marketable. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Andrew Scott The kind of actors I admire move through different characters and genres. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More


Alexander Hamilton If the Constitution is adopted (and it was) the Union will be in fact and in theory an association of States or a Confederacy. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More