Piter Ustinov

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Piter Ustinov

Piter Ustinov

A diplomat these days in nothing, but a head waiter who is allowed to sit down occasionally.More Piter Ustinov [07/21/2011 06:07:06]
At the age of four with paper hats and wooden swords we're all Generals. Only some of us never grow out of it.More Piter Ustinov [07/21/2011 06:07:15]
Books, I don't know what you see in them. I can understand a person reading them, but I can't for the life of me see why people have to write them.More Piter Ustinov [07/21/2011 06:07:29]
By increasing the size of the keyhole, today's playwrights are in danger of doing away with the door.More Piter Ustinov [07/21/2011 06:07:35]
Children are the only form of immortality that we can be sure of.More Piter Ustinov [07/21/2011 06:07:40]
Comedy is simply a funny way of being serious.More Piter Ustinov [07/21/2011 06:07:45]
Contrary to general belief, I do not believe that friends are necessarily the people you like best, they are merely the people who got there first.More Piter Ustinov [07/21/2011 06:07:06]
Corruption is nature's way of restoring our faith in democracy.More Piter Ustinov [07/21/2011 06:07:29]
Courage is often lack of insight, whereas cowardice in many cases is based on good information.More Piter Ustinov [07/21/2011 06:07:33]
Critics search for ages for the wrong word, which, to give them credit, they eventually find. More Piter Ustinov [07/21/2011 06:07:38]
Her virtue was that she said what she thought, her vice that what she thought didn't amount to much.More Piter Ustinov [07/21/2011 06:07:43]
I am an optimist, unrepentant and militant. After all, in order not to be a fool an optimist must know how sad a place the world can be. It is only the pessimist who finds this out anew every day.More Piter Ustinov [07/21/2011 06:07:48]
I have four children which is not bad considering I'm not a Catholic.More Piter Ustinov [07/21/2011 06:07:20]
I have three daughters and I find as a result I played King Lear almost without rehearsal.More Piter Ustinov [07/21/2011 06:07:24]
I was irrevocably betrothed to laughter, the sound of which has always seemed to me the most civilised music in the world.More Piter Ustinov [07/21/2011 06:07:28]
I'm convinced there's a small room in the attic of the Foreign Office where future diplomats are taught to stammer.More Piter Ustinov [07/21/2011 06:07:33]
If Botticelli were alive today he'd be working for Vogue.More Piter Ustinov [07/21/2011 06:07:38]
If the world should blow itself up, the last audible voice would be that of an expert saying it can't be done.More Piter Ustinov [07/21/2011 06:07:42]
In America, through pressure of conformity, there is freedom of choice, but nothing to choose from.More Piter Ustinov [07/21/2011 06:07:48]
It is youth that has discovered love as a weapon.More Piter Ustinov [07/21/2011 06:07:02]
Laughter would be bereaved if snobbery died.More Piter Ustinov [07/21/2011 06:07:09]
Men think about women. Women think about what men think about them.More Piter Ustinov [07/21/2011 06:07:20]
Parents are the bones on which children cut their teeth.More Piter Ustinov [07/21/2011 06:07:36]
People who reach the top of the tree are only those who haven't got the qualifications to detain them at the bottom.More Piter Ustinov [07/21/2011 06:07:47]
Sex is a conversation carried out by other means. If you get on well out of bed, half the problems of bed are solved.More Piter Ustinov [07/21/2011 06:07:57]

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