Enid Bagnold quotes

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When a man goes through six years' training to be a doctor he will never be the same. He knows too much.
Sex--the great inequality, the great miscalculator, the great Irritator.
If a dog doesn't put you first where are you both? In what relation? A dog needs God. It lives by your glances, your wishes. It ev ...
Who wants to become a writer? And why? Because it's the answer to everything. To "Why am I here?" To uselessness. It's the streami ...
A father is always making his baby into a little woman. And when she is a woman he turns her back again.
The pleasure of one's effect on other people still exists in age--what's called making a hit. But the hit is much rarer and made o ...
As for death one gets used to it, even if it's only other people's death you get used to.
It's not till sex has died out between a man and a woman that they can really love. And now I mean affection. Now I mean to be fon ...
In marriage there are no manners to keep up, and beneath the wildest accusations no real criticism. Each is familiar with that anc ...
The theatre is a gross art, built in sweeps and over-emphasis. Compromise is its second name.
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