William Somerset Maugham

William Somerset Maugham

a English novelist, playwright, novelist
There's nothing the world loves more than a ready-made description which they can hang on to a man, and so save themselves all trouble in future.More William Somerset Maugham quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I am told that today rather more than 60 per cent of the men who go to university go on a Government grant. This is a new class that has entered upon the scene. It is the white-collar proletariat. They do not go to university to acquire culture but to get a job, and when they have got one, scamp it. They have no manners and are woefully unable to deal with any social predicament. Their idea of a celebration is to go to a public house and drink six beers. They are mean, malicious and envious . They are scum.More William Somerset Maugham quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The love that lasts longest is the love that is never returned.More William Somerset Maugham quotes [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
It does the heart good to look at you.More William Somerset Maugham quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Tradition is a guide and not a jailer.More William Somerset Maugham quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]

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