Agatha Christie Quotes

Agatha Christie Quotes: Does the real thing ever have the perfection of a stage performance?
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Agatha Christie Quote: I think, myself, that one's memories represent those moments which, insignificant as they may seem, nevertheless represent the inner self and oneself as most really oneself.
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Quotes about Agatha Christie: One must accept the fact that we have only one companion in this world, a companion who accompanies us from the cradle to the grave - our own self. Get on good terms with that companion - learn to live with yourself.
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Quote about Agatha Christie: I have wanted . . . to commit a murder myself. I recognized this as the desire of the artist to express himself! . . . But-incongruous as it may seem to some-I was restrained and hampered by my innate sense of justice. The innocent must not suffer.
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Agatha Christie Sayings: One of the oddest things in life, as we all know, is the way that when you have heard a thing mentioned, within twenty-four hours you nearly always come across it again.
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Agatha Christie Saying: How often have I not heard a perfectly intelligent female says, in the tone of one clinching an argument, 'Edgar says -- ' And all the time you are perfectly aware that Edgar is a perfect fool.
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Sayings about Agatha Christie: Women can accept the fact that a man is a rotter, a swindler, a drug taker, a confirmed liar, and a general swine, without batting an eyelash, and without its impairing their affection for the brute in the least. Women are wonderful realists.
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Saying about Agatha Christie: There is nothing so dangerous for anyone who has something to hide as conversation!... A human being, Hastings, cannot resist theopportunity to reveal himself and express his personality which conversation gives him. Every time he will give himself away.
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Agatha Christie Quotes: Crime is terribly revealing. Try and vary your methods as you will, your tastes, your habits, your attitude of mind, and your soul is revealed by your actions.
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Agatha Christie Quote: Writing is a great comfort to people like me, who are unsure of themselves and have trouble expressing themselves properly.
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Quotes about Agatha Christie: And, of course, afterwards -- one always hears these things afterwards, so much better if one heard them before -- we found out that dozens of empty brandy bottles were taken out of the house every week!
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Quote about Agatha Christie: Why shouldn't I hate her? She did the worst thing to me that anyone can do to anyone else. Let them believe that they're loved and wanted and then show them that it's all a sham.
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Agatha Christie Sayings: Nurses - nurses, you'm all the same. Full of cheerfulness over other people's troubles.
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Agatha Christie Saying: I looked at her. Sheila was my girl--the girl I wanted--and wanted for keeps. But it wasn't any use having illusions about her. Sheila was a liar and probably always would be a liar. It was her way of fighting for survival--the quick easy glib denial. It was a child's weapon--and she'd probably never got out of using it. If I wanted Sheila, I must accept her as she was--be at hand to prop up the weak places. We've all got our weak places. Mine were different from Sheila's, but they were there.
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Sayings about Agatha Christie: I have always been so sure - too sure... But now I am very humble and I say like a little child:
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Saying about Agatha Christie: And yet,
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Agatha Christie Quotes: The trouble with you and me, is that we don't live in the real world. We dream of fantastic things that may never happen.
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Agatha Christie Quote: The steamship whose machinery is broken may be brought into port and made fast to the dock. She is safe, but not sound. Repairs may last a long time. Christ designs to make us both safe and sound. Justification gives the first - safety; sanctification gives us the second - soundness.
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