Literatur ist die Kunst, etwas zu verfassen, das mehrfach gelesen wird; Journalismus dagegen sollte sofort verstanden werden.
Literature is the art of writing something that will be read twice; journalism what will be grasped at once.- Cyril ConnollyLiteratur, Journalismus
Classical and romantic: private language of a family quarrel, a dead dispute over the distribution of emphasis between man and nature.- Cyril Connolly
The secret of success is to be in harmony with existence, to be always calm to let each wave of life wash us a little farther up the shore.- Cyril Connolly
The true index of a man's character is the health of his wife.- Cyril Connolly
The dread of lonliness is greater than the fear of bondage, so we get married.- Cyril Connolly