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Agatha Christie QUOTES

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But surely for everything you have to love you have to pay some price. - Agatha Christie

But surely for everything you have to love you have to pay some price.

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An archaeologist is the best husband a woman can have. The older she gets the more interested he is in her. - Agatha Christie

An archaeologist is the best husband a woman can have. The older she gets the more interested he is in her.

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If you love, you will suffer, and if you do not love, you do not know the meaning of a Christian life. - Agatha Christie

If you love, you will suffer, and if you do not love, you do not know the meaning of a Christian life.

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It's very inconvenient to be loved. Nearly everyone has found that out, sooner or later. The fewer people who love you the less you will have to suffer.

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It is a curious thought, but it is only when you see people looking ridiculous that you realize just how much you love them.

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Juliet singles out Romeo. Desdemona claims Othello. They have no doubts, the young, no fear, no pride. - Agatha Christie

Juliet singles out Romeo. Desdemona claims Othello. They have no doubts, the young, no fear, no pride.

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Jealousy, you know, is usually not an affair of causes. It is much more-how shall I say?-fundamental than that. Based on the knowledge that one's love is not returned. And so one goes on waiting, watching, expecting...that the loved one will turn to someone else.

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That is why most great love stories are tragedies. - Agatha Christie

That is why most great love stories are tragedies.

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Love is not everything ... It is only when we are young that we think it is. - Agatha Christie

Love is not everything ... It is only when we are young that we think it is.

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Achievement brings with it its own anticlimax. - Agatha Christie

Achievement brings with it its own anticlimax.

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The saddest thing in life and the hardest to live through, is the knowledge that there is someone you love very much whom you cannot save from suffering.

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Every murderer is probably somebody's old friend. - Agatha Christie

Every murderer is probably somebody's old friend.

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Ah, but life is like that! It does not permit you to arrange and order it as you will. It will not permit you to escape emotion, to live by the intellect and by reason! You cannot say, 'I will feel so much and no more.' Life, Mr. Welman, whatever else it is, is not reasonable. [Hercule Poirot]

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Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it. - Agatha Christie

Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.

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I have enjoyed greatly the second blooming that comes when you finish the life of the emotions and of personal relations; and suddenly find - at the age of fifty, say - that a whole new life has opened before you, filled with things you can think about, study, or read about...It is as if a fresh sap of ideas and thoughts was rising in you.

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I can think of nothing more soul destroying in life than to persist in trying to do a thing you want desperately to do well, and to know that you are at the best second rate.

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I like living. I have sometimes been wildly, despairingly, acutely miserable, racked with sorrow, but through it all I still know quite certainly that just to be alive is a grand thing.

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I have enjoyed greatly the second blooming... suddenly you find - at the age of 50, say - that a whole new life has opened before you.

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It is really a hard life. Men will not be nice to you if you are not good-looking, and women will not be nice to you if you are.

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In the midst of life, we are in death. - Agatha Christie

In the midst of life, we are in death.

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One does what one can, not what one cannot. - Agatha Christie

One does what one can, not what one cannot.

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No, my friend, I am not drunk. I have just been to the dentist, and need not return for another six months! Is it not the most beautiful thought? --Poirot

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One of the oddest things in life, as we all know, is the way that when you have heard a thing mentioned, within twenty-four hours you nearly always come across it again.

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One of the luckiest things that can happen to you in life is, I think, to have a happy childhood. - Agatha Christie

One of the luckiest things that can happen to you in life is, I think, to have a happy childhood.

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The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances. - Agatha Christie

The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.

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