Zitate und Sprüche von Dorothy L. Sayers

Dorothy Leigh Sayers , auch: war eine englische Schriftstellerin, Essayistin und Übersetzerin. Ihre Kriminalromane, die scharfsinnige, einfühlsame Milieuschilderungen der 1920er- und 1930er-Jahre enthalten, haben ihren Ruf als eine der herausragenden „British Crime Ladies“ begründet.

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Zitat von Dorothy L. Sayers

Ich liebe dich - bei dir komme ich zur Ruhe - bin ich zuhause.

I love you - I am at rest with you - I have come home.

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Zitat von Dorothy L. Sayers

The English language has a deceptive air of simplicity; so have some little frocks; but they are both not the kind of thing you can run up in half an hour with a machine.

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Zitat von Dorothy L. Sayers

The people who hanged Christ never, to do them justice, accused him of being a bore - on the contrary, they thought him too dynamic to be safe. It has been left for later generations to muffle up that shattering personality and surround him with an atmosphere of tedium.

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Zitat von Dorothy L. Sayers

Lawyers enjoy a little mystery, you know. Why, if everybody came forward and told the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth straight out, we should all retire to the workhouse.

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I always have a quotation for everything - it saves original thinking.

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