Ernest Hemingway

"Courage is grace under pressure."

Rating: 3.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Never confuse movement with action."

Rating: 3.86 (Number of Voters: 7)

"Prose is architecture, not interior decoration, and the Baroque is over."

Ernest Hemingway
Ernest Hemingway "Death in the Afternoon"

Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"There's no one thing that's true. It's all true."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Always do sober what you said you'd do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"All things truly wicked start from an innocence."

Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"The parody is the last refuge of the frustrated writer."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Today is only one day in all the days that will ever be. But what will happen in all the other days that ever come can depend on what you do today."

Ernest Hemingway
Ernest Hemingway "For Whom the Bell Tolls"

Rating: 2.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The most essential gift for a good writer is a built-in, shock-proof, shit detector. This is the writer's radar and all great writers have had it."

Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Man is not made for defeat. A man can be destroyed but not defeated."

Ernest Hemingway
Ernest Hemingway "The Old Man and The Sea"

Rating: 5.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Modern life is too often a mechanical oppression and liquor provides the only mechanical relief."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"There is no lonelier man in death, except the suicide, than that man who has lived many years with a good wife and then outlived her. If two people love each other there can be no happy end to it."

Ernest Hemingway
Ernest Hemingway "Death in the Afternoon"

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 3)