Rex Stout Quotes

Rex Stout Quotes: I was reminding myself of the one basic rule for experts on females: confine yourself absolutely to explaining why she did what she has already done because that will save the trouble of explaining why she didn't do what you said she would.
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Rex Stout Quote: The trouble with an alarm clock is that what seems sensible when you set it seems absurd when it goes off
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Quotes about Rex Stout: A Dickens character to me is a theatrical projection of a character. Not that it isn't real. It's real, but in that removed sense. But Sherlock Holmes is simply there. I would be astonished if I went to 221  B Baker Street and didn't find him.
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Quote about Rex Stout: I'm not a collector. I don't keep letters, or books, or souvenirs. But I do keep one copy of each translation of my books into a foreign language. Have you ever seen a murder story printed in Singhalese? Wow!
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Rex Stout Sayings: One trouble with living beyond your deserved number of years is that there's always some reason to live another year. And I'd like to live another year so that Nixon won't be President. If he's re-elected I'll have to live another four years.
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Rex Stout Saying: A character who is thought-out is not born, he or she is contrived. A born character is round, a thought-out character is flat.
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Sayings about Rex Stout: Wolfe was drinking beer and looking at pictures of snowflakes in a book someone had sent him from Czechoslovakia... ...Wolfe seemed absorbed in the pictures. Looking at him, I said to myself,
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