God gives every bird his worm, but He does not throw it into the nest.
What the detective story is about is not murder but the restoration of order.
I believe that political correctness can be a form of linguistic fascism, and it sends shivers down the spine of my generation who went to war against fascism.
Human kindness is like a defective tap, the first gush may be impressive but the stream soon dries up.
It was one of those perfect English autumnal days which occur more frequently in memory than in life.