John Galsworthy - Quotes

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Love has no age, no limit; and no death.

Love has no age, no limit; and no death.

If you do not think about your future, you cannot have one.

If you do not think about your future, you cannot have one.

The beginnings and endings of all human undertakings are untidy. ---->>>

Beginnings are always messy. ---->>>

Idealism increases in direct proportion to one's distance from the problem.

Idealism increases in direct proportion to one's distance from the problem.

Religion was nearly dead because there was no longer real belief in future life; but something was struggling to take its place - service - social service - the ants creed, the bees creed.

Religion was nearly dead because there was no longer real belief in future life; but something was struggling to take its place - service - social service - the ants creed, the bees creed.

One's eyes are what one is, one's mouth is what one becomes.

One's eyes are what one is, one's mouth is what one becomes.

When Man evolved Pity, he did a queer thing - deprived himself of the power of living life as it is without wishing it to become something different. ---->>>

A man is the sum of his actions, of what he has done, of what he can do, Nothing else. ---->>>

A man of action forced into a state of thought is unhappy until he can get out of it. ---->>>

Headlines twice the size of the events. ---->>>

The French cook; we open tins.

The French cook; we open tins.

He was afflicted by the thought that where Beauty was, nothing ever ran quite straight, which no doubt, was why so many people looked on it as immoral. ---->>>

There is one rule for politicians all over the world: Don't say in Power what you say in opposition; if you do, you only have to carry out what the other fellows have found impossible. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: English
Born: August 14, 1867
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Die: 01-31, 1933
Occupation: Author
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John Galsworthy OM (; 14 August 1867 – 31 January 1933) was an English novelist and playwright. Notable works include The Forsyte Saga (1906–1921) and its sequels, A Modern Comedy and End of the Chapter. He won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1932.(wikipedia)