Quotes by Sir Compton MacKenzie

The only mystery about the cat is why it ever decided to become a domesticated animal

Sir Compton MacKenzie

Other Great Authors


Doing easily what others find difficult is talent doing what is impossible for talent is genius.

Henri Frdric Amiel

A committee can make a decision that is dumber than any of its members.

David Coblitz

Rich bachelors should be heavily taxed. It is not fair that some men should be happier than others.

Oscar Wilde

Some are kissing mothers and some are scolding mothers, but it is love just the same.

Pearl Buck

You are never dedicated to something you have complete confidence in. No one is fanatically shouting that the sun is going to rise tomorrow. They know it is going to rise tomorrow. When people are fanatically dedicated to political or religious faiths or any other kinds of dogmas or goals, its always because these dogmas or goals are in doubt.

Robert M. Pirsig

It is not that the child lives in a world of imagination, but that the child within us survives and starts into life only at rare moments of recollection, which makes us believe, and it is not true, that, as children, we were imaginative?

Cesare Pavese »

Forgiveness means letting go of the past.

Gerald Jampolsky »