Quotes by Christopher Morley

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Christopher Morley (5 May 189028 March 1957) was an American journalist, novelist, and poet. more

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Dancing is a wonderful training for girls, it's the first way you learn to guess what a man is going to do before he does it.

High heels were invented by a woman who had been kissed on the forehead.
Life is a foreign language: all men mispronounce it.
In every man's heart there is a secret nerve that answers to the vibrations of beauty.
The courage of the poets is to keep ajar the door that leads into madness.
Big shots are only little shots who keep shooting.
There is only one success -- to be able to spend your life in your own way.
No man is lonely while eating spaghetti; it requires so much attention.
Success: Big shots are only little shots who keep shooting.
I had a million questions to ask God: but when I met Him, they all fled my mind; and it didn't seem to matter.
The enemies of the future are always the very nicest people.
Few girls are as well shaped as a good horse.
My theology, briefly, is that the universe was dictated but not signed.
God made man merely to hear some praise of what he'd done on those Five Days.
New York, the nation's thyroid gland.
We've had bad luck with our kids -- they've all grown up.
Read, every day, something no one else is reading. Think, every day, something no one else is thinking. Do, every day, something no one else would be silly enough to do. It is bad for the mind to be always part of unanimity.
There is only one success to be able to spend your life in your own way, and not to give others absurd maddening claims upon it.

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