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Max Beerbohm Quotes

Max Beerbohm Quotes & Quotations
Name:
Max Beerbohm
Type:
Actor
Nationality:
English
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    A hundred eyes were fixed on her, and half as many hearts lost to her. Max_BeerbohmMax Beerbohm
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    As a teacher, as a propagandist, Mr. Shaw is no good at all, even in his own generation. But as a personality, he is immortal. Max_BeerbohmMax Beerbohm
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    Good sense about trivialities is better than nonsense about things that matter. Max_BeerbohmMax Beerbohm
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    Humility is a virtue, and it is a virtue innate in guests. Max_BeerbohmMax Beerbohm
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    I have known no man of genius who had not to pay, in some affliction or defect either physical or spiritual, for what the gods had given him. Max_BeerbohmMax Beerbohm
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    I was a modest, good-humoured boy. It is Oxford that has made me insufferable. Max_BeerbohmMax Beerbohm
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    Incongruity is the mainspring of laughter. Max_BeerbohmMax Beerbohm
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    It is easier to confess a defect than to claim a quality. Max_BeerbohmMax Beerbohm
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    Most women are not as young as they are painted. Max_BeerbohmMax Beerbohm
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    No fine work can be done without concentration and self-sacrifice and toil and doubt. Max_BeerbohmMax Beerbohm
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    Of all the objects of hatred, a woman once loved is the most hateful. Max_BeerbohmMax Beerbohm
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    One might well say that mankind is divisible into two great classes: hosts and guests. Max_BeerbohmMax Beerbohm
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    Only mediocrity can be trusted to be always at its best. Max_BeerbohmMax Beerbohm
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    Some people are born to lift heavy weights, some are born to juggle golden balls. Max_BeerbohmMax Beerbohm
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    The delicate balance between modesty and conceit is popularity. Max_BeerbohmMax Beerbohm
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    There is much to be said for failure. It is much more interesting than success. Max_BeerbohmMax Beerbohm
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    To destroy is still the strongest instinct in nature. Max_BeerbohmMax Beerbohm
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    To say that a man is vain means merely that he is pleased with the effect he produces on other people. Max_BeerbohmMax Beerbohm
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    To say that a man is vain means merely that he is pleased with the effect he produces on other people. A conceited man is satisfied with the effect he produces on himself. Max_BeerbohmMax Beerbohm
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    When hospitality becomes an art it loses its very soul. Max_BeerbohmMax Beerbohm
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    You will find that the woman who is really kind to dogs is always one who has failed to inspire sympathy in men. Max_Beerbohm/21.php">Max Beerbohm