Don't clap too hard - it's a very old building.
They spend their time looking forward to the past.
There's no such thing as failure - just waiting for success.
In London, love and scandal are considered the best sweeteners of tea.
It is not true that drink changes a man's character. It may reveal it more clearly.
Go on - but don't think you can kill my confidence. I've had experts doing it for years.
Heaven be thanked, we live in such an age when no man dies for love except upon the stage.
It is widely held that too much wine will dull a man's desire. Indeed it will in a dull man.
It is easy to answer the ultimate questions - it saves you bothering with the immediate ones.
Asking a working writer what he thinks about critics is like asking a lamppost what it feels about dogs.