William Somerset Maugham

William Somerset Maugham

a English novelist, playwright, novelist
It is not wealth one asks for, but just enough to preserve one's dignity, to work unhampered, to be generous, frank and independent.More William Somerset Maugham quotes [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
The unfortunate thing about this world is that the good habits are much easier to give up than the bad ones.More William Somerset Maugham quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
She could not admit but that he had remarkable qualities, sometimes she thought that there was even in him a strange and unattractive greatness; it was curious then that she could not love him, but loved still a man whose worthlessness was now so clear to her.More William Somerset Maugham quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I promised myself that if ever I had some money that I would savor a cigar each day after lunch and dinner. This is the only resolution of my youth that I have kept, and the only realized ambition which has not brought disillusion.More William Somerset Maugham quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It wasn't until late in life that I discovered how easy it is to say, 'I don't know.'More William Somerset Maugham quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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