Dorothy Parker

1893 - 1967

A Quote by Dorothy Parker on cure, boredom, curiosity, life, and womens quotes

The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity.

Dorothy Parker (1893 - 1967)

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A Quote by Dorothy Parker on adventure, storm, chance, and risk

They sicken of the calm who know the storm

Dorothy Parker (1893 - 1967)

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A Quote by Dorothy Parker

This is not a novel to be tossed aside lightly.  It should be thrown with great force.

Dorothy Parker (1893 - 1967)

Source: New York Times

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A Quote by Dorothy Parker

Razors pain you
Rivers are damp
Acids stain you
and drugs cause cramp
Guns arn't lawful
Nooses give
Gas smells awful
You might as well live

Dorothy Parker (1893 - 1967)

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A Quote by Dorothy Parker on dorothy parker and curiousity

Curiousity is the cure for boredom.  There is no cure for curiousity.

Dorothy Parker (1893 - 1967)

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A Quote by Dorothy Parker on quotations and memory

I might repeat to myself, slowly and soothingly, a list of quotations beautiful from minds profound - if I can remember any of the damn things.

Dorothy Parker (1893 - 1967)

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A Quote by Dorothy Parker on emotion and play

Of Katharine Hepburn in play "The Lake," 1933: She ran the whole gamut of her emotions from A to B.

Dorothy Parker (1893 - 1967)

Source: quoted in A. Woollcott, While Rome Burns, `Our Mrs Parker'

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A Quote by Dorothy Parker on truth, wit, and words

Wit has truth in it; wisecracking is simply calisthenics with words.

Dorothy Parker (1893 - 1967)

Source: Paris Review.

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A Quote by Dorothy Parker

Summer makes me drowsy, Autumn makes me sing, Winter's pretty lousy, but I hate Spring.

Dorothy Parker (1893 - 1967)

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A Quote by Dorothy Parker

You can lead a horticulture but you can't make her think.

Dorothy Parker (1893 - 1967)

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