I take the view, and always have, that if you cannot say what you are going to say in twenty minutes you ought go to away and write a book about it.
Contributed by: Zaady
Sredni Vashtar went forth, His thoughts were red thoughts and his teeth were white. His enemies called for peace, but he brought them death. Sredni Vashtar the Beautiful.
Source: The Chronicles of Clovis, 1911, Sredni Vashtar
Women and elephants never forget an injury.
Source: Reginald on Besetting Sins, 1904
Poverty keeps together more homes than it breaks up.
Source: Reginald in Russia, 1910, A Young Turkish Catastrophe
I might have been a goldfish in a glass bowl for all the privacy I got.
The sacrifices of friendship were beautiful in her eyes as long as she was not asked to make them.
Source: Beasts and Super-Beasts, 1914, Fur
The Western custom of one wife and hardly any mistresses.
Source: The Innocence of Reginald, 1904
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