Rose Macaulay Quotes

Most popular Rose Macaulay Quotes

Love's a disease.  But curable.

love

Parents are untamed, excessive, potentially troublesome creatures.

parents

The impulse to ask questions is among the more primitive human lusts.

asking questions

The great and recurrent question about Abroad is, is it worth the trouble of getting there?
News is like food; it is the cooking and serving that makes it acceptable, not the material itself.

news

For that is what adultery is, a meanness and a stealing, a taking away from someone what should be theirs, a great selfishness, and surrounded and guarded by lies lest it should be found out.

infidelity

He desired to exaggerate.  And here we have what may be called a primary human need, which should be placed by psychologists with the desire for nourishment, for safety, for self-gratifications, and for appreciation, as one of the elemental lusts of man.

exaggeration