Pelham Grenville Wodehouse

1881 - 1975

A Quote by Pelham Grenville Wodehouse

He was a tubby little chap who looked as if he had been poured into his clothes and had forgotten to say "when!"

Pelham Grenville Wodehouse (1881 - 1975)

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A Quote by Pelham Grenville Wodehouse

Few of them were to be trusted within reach of a trowel and a pile of bricks.

Pelham Grenville Wodehouse (1881 - 1975)

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A Quote by Pelham Grenville Wodehouse on apologies, good, life, and people

It's a good rule in life never to apologize. The right sort of people don't want apologies, and the wrong sort take a mean advantage of them.

Pelham Grenville Wodehouse (1881 - 1975)

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A Quote by Pelham Grenville Wodehouse on memory and restaurants

Memories are like mulligatawny soup in a cheap restaurant. It is best not to stir them.

Pelham Grenville Wodehouse (1881 - 1975)

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A Quote by Pelham Grenville Wodehouse on justice

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I just sit at the typewriter and curse a bit.

Pelham Grenville Wodehouse (1881 - 1975)

Source: on his technique as a writer Collier's, August, 31, 1956

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A Quote by Pelham Grenville Wodehouse on advice and people

I always advise people never to give advice.

Pelham Grenville Wodehouse (1881 - 1975)

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A Quote by Pelham Grenville Wodehouse on certainty and feeling

While not exactly disgruntled, he was far from feeling gruntled. He spoke with a certain what-is-it in his voice, and I could see that, if not actually disgruntled, he was far from being gruntled.

Pelham Grenville Wodehouse (1881 - 1975)

Source: The Code of the Woosters

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