Minna Antrim Quotes

Most popular Minna Antrim Quotes

To weep over a folly is to double it.

crying folly

A kiss is the outward visible sign of an inward fever.

kiss

The drama of life begins with a wail and ends with a sigh.

life

A fool bolts pleasure, then complains of moral indigestion.

complaining foolishness pleasure and pain

Experience is a good teacher, but she sends in terrific bills.

experience

There is a politeness so terrible, that rage beside it is balm.

politeness

Politeness is a guilt-edged investment that seldom misses a dividend.

politeness

Between flattery and admiration there often flows a river of contempt.

admiration flattery

To be loved is to be fortunate, but to be hated is to achieve distinction.

love and hate

An epigram is a flashlight of a truth; a witticism is truth laughing at itself.

epigram

Enthusiasms, like stimulants, are often affected by people with small mental ballast.

enthusiasm

During a quarrel, to have said too little may be mended; to have said too much, not always.

quarrels