Dorothy Parker quotes

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If, with the literate, I am
Impelled to try an epigram,
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I do wish that as long as they are translating the thing, they would go right on ahead, while they're at it, and translate Fedor V ...
This play holds the season's record [for early closing], thus far, with a run of four evening performances and one matinee. By an ...
Wit has truth in it ... wisecracking is simply calisthenics with words.
The affair between Margot Asquith and Margot Asquith will live as one of the prettiest love stories in all literature.
The two most beautiful words in the English language are "check enclosed."
Money is only congealed snow.
...as for helping me in the outside world, the Convent taught me only that if you spit on a pencil eraser, it will erase ink.
Maybe it is only I, but conditions are such these days, that if you use studiously correct grammar, people suspect you of homosexu ...
I have heard it said that it took Messrs. Shipman and Hymer [the playwrights] just three- and-a-half days to write their drama. I ...
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