Zitate und Sprüche von Cyril Connolly

Cyril Vernon Connolly war ein englischer Schriftsteller, Literaturkritiker, und Journalist.

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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