Elsa Maxwell - Quotes

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Serve the dinner backward, do anything - but for goodness sake, do something weird.

Serve the dinner backward, do anything - but for goodness sake, do something weird.

Bores put you in a mental cemetery while you are still walking. ---->>>

I don't hate anyone. I dislike. But my dislike is the equivalent of anyone else's hate. ---->>>

Existence is a party. You join after its started and you leave before its finished. ---->>>

I make enemies deliberately. They are the sauce piquante to my dish of life. ---->>>

Seeing unhappiness in the marriage of friends, I was content to have chosen music and laughter as a substitute for a husband. ---->>>

Under pressure, people admit to murder, setting fire to the village church or robbing a bank, but never to being bores. ---->>>

Giving parties is a trivial avocation, but it pays the dues for my union card in humanity. ---->>>

Someone said that life is a party. You join in after it's started and leave before it's finished. ---->>>

A bore is a vacuum cleaner of society, sucking up everything and giving nothing. Bores are always eager to be seen talking to you.

A bore is a vacuum cleaner of society, sucking up everything and giving nothing. Bores are always eager to be seen talking to you.

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: May 24, 1883
Birthplace: Keokuk, Iowa, U.S.
Die: 11-01, 1963
Occupation: Writer
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Elsa Maxwell (May 24, 1883 – November 1, 1963) was an American gossip columnist and author, songwriter, and professional hostess renowned for her parties for royalty and high society figures of her day. Maxwell is credited with the introduction of the scavenger hunt and treasure hunt for use as party games in the modern era (wikipedia)