villain quotes

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O villain, villain, smiling, damned villain!
My tables--meet it is I set it down
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One murder makes a villain, millions a hero. Numbers sanctify, my good fellow.
As for an authentic villain, the real thing, the absolute, the artist, one rarely meets him even once in a lifetime. The ordinary ...
The field maneuvers may be different from those in Holmes's day, and the villain is more socially mobile, but since Sir Arthur we ...
The villain may be good looking, but his smile is never quite right.
The tragic hero prefers death to prudence. The comedian prefers playing tricks to winning. Only the villain really plays to win.
The essential difference between novel and romance lies in the conception of characterization. The romancer does not attempt to cr ...
... in the nineteen-thirties ... the most casual reader of murder mysteries could infallibly detect the villain, as soon as there ...
Two soldiers and a villain are enough to blow up the rights of the citizens.
Mothers and others who work with children each have their own special expertise; each has something to contribute to a child's wel ...
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