Saki Quotes and Quotations
The clock struck eleven with the respectful unobtrusiveness of one whose mission in life is to be ignored.
Hating anything in the way of ill-natured gossip ourselves, we are always grateful to those who do it for us and do it well.
The people of Crete unfortunately make more history than they can consume locally.
The young man turned to him with a disarming candour, which instantly put him on his guard.
A little inaccuracy sometimes saves tons of explanations.
In baiting a mousetrap with cheese, always leave room for the mouse.
Sherard Blaw, the dramatist who had discovered himself, and who had given so unstintingly of his discovery to the world.
Oysters are more beautiful than any religion . . . there's nothing in Christianity or Buddhism that quite matches the sympathetic unselfishness of an oyster.
He's simply got the instinct for being unhappy highly developed.