Margaret Halsey quotes

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I doused the fatal instrument with lightning promptitude, but it was a good seven minutes before the last indignant handkerchief h ...
The boneless quality of English conversation, which, so far as I have heard it, is all form and no content. Listening to Britons d ...
Humility is not my forte, and whenever I dwell for any length of time on my own shortcomings, they gradually begin to seem mild, h ...
If the factory people outside the colleges live under the discipline of narrow means, the people inside live under almost every ot ...
He has the common feeling of his profession. He enjoys a statement twice as much if it appears in fine print, and anything that tu ...
Englishwomen's shoes look as if they had been made by someone who had often heard shoes described, but had never seen any.
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