For nearly twenty years I have been a published author... But I have never yet seen a book of mine offered for sale in a shop window.
Without danger I cannot be great. That is how I pay for Abel's blood. Danger and fear follow my steps everywhere. Without them courage would have no sense. And it is courage, courage, courage that raises the blood of life to crimson splendor.
If the English can survive their food, they can survive anything.
A gentleman is one who puts more into the world than he takes out.
Financiers live in a world of illusion. They count on something which they call the capital of the country, which has no existence.