She felt in italics and thought in capitals.
Henry James (1843 - 1916)
Contributed by: Zaady
Three things in human life are important. The first is to be kind. The second is to be kind. The third is to be kind.
I don't want everyone to like me; I should think less of myself if some people did.
I hate American simplicity. I glory in the piling up of complications of every sort. If I could pronounce the name James in any different or more elaborate way I should be in favour of doing it.
Three things in human life are important. The first is to be kind. The second is to be kind. And the third is to be kind.
Source: Mark and Barbara Hall Collection.
The final futility of fact.
Source: The Spoils of Poynton, &c.
True happiness, we are told, consists in getting out of one's self, but the point is not only to get out - you must stay out; and to stay out you must have some absorbing errand.
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