Quotes by William M. Holden

Hell is paved with good Samaritans.

William M. Holden

Other Great Authors


Beauty as we feel it is something indescribable; what it is or what it means can never be said.

George Santayana

I like work it fascinates me. I can sit and look at it for hours. I love to keep it by me the idea of getting rid of it nearly breaks my heart.

Jerome K. Jerome

The President can bomb anybody he likes.

Richard Nixon, Nixon

Pleasure is a by-product of doing something that is worth doing. Therefore, do not seek pleasure as such. Pleasure comes of seeking something else, and comes by the way.

A. Lawrence Lowell

The duration of passion is proportionate with the original resistance of the woman.

Honore de Balzac

Let us make a special effort to stop communicating with each other, so we can have some conversation.

Judith Martin »

To me, truth is not some vague, foggy notion. Truth is real. And, at the same time, unreal. Fiction and fact and everything in between, plus some things I can't remember, all rolled into one big 'thing.' This is truth, to me.

Jack Handey Deep Thoughts »

We are always in our own company.

Friedrich Nietzsche, The Gay Science, section 166 »