Quotes by Martha Grimes, from Hotel Paradise, a novel

Silence is a way of saying: we do not have to entertain each other; we are okay as we are.

Martha Grimes, from Hotel Paradise, a novel

Other Great Authors

May you have a lawsuit in which you know you are in the right

Gypsy Proverb

Rules only make sense if they are both kept and broken. Breaking the rule is one way of observing it.

Sir Thomas More

Discovery consists in seeing what everyone else has seen and thinking what no one else has thought.

Albert Szent-Gyorgi

Love is the triump of imagination over intelligence.

Henry Louis Mencken

Hay is more acceptable to ana**than gold.

Latin Proverb

The penalty of success is to be bored by the attentions of people who formerly snubbed you.

Mary Wilson Little »

I think a new, different kind of bowling should be 'carpet bowling.' It's just like regular bowling, only the lanes are carpet instead of wood. I don't know why we should do this, but my God, we've got to try something

Jack Handey Deep Thoughts »

New York: where everyone mutinies but no one deserts.

Harry Hershfield »