Pelham Grenville Wodehouse

1881 - 1975

A Quote by Pelham Grenville Wodehouse on faith, infallible, and test

Golf... is the infallible test. The man who can go into a patch of rough alone, with the knowledge that only God is watching him, and play his ball where it lies, is the man who will serve you faithfully and well.

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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