Quentin Crisp

Quentin Crisp

was an English writer and raconteur.
My function in life was to render clear what was already blindingly conspicuous.More Quentin Crisp quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The measure of woman's distaste for any part of her life lies not in the loudness of her lamentations (these are only an attempt to buy a martyr's crown at a reduced price) but in her persistent pursuit of that occupation of which she never ceases to complain.More Quentin Crisp quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Los Angeles is just New York lying down.More Quentin Crisp quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Many [hooligans] discover to their shame that they have scruples; they have roots and, greatest disadvantage of all, they have hope. The fathers superior of the order do not try to influence their children in Satan; they merely shake their heads in sorrow. They know that the apostate must work out his own damnation.More Quentin Crisp quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The continued propinquity of another human being cramps the style after a time unless that person is somebody you think you love. Then the burden becomes intolerable at once.More Quentin Crisp quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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