Agatha Christie

Agatha Christie

English author
15 September 1890 — 12 January 1976

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Where large sums of money are concerned, it is advisable to trust nobody.

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

Instinct is a marvellous thing, [...] It can neither be explained nor ignored.

Every revolution has had its honest men. They are soon disposed of afterwards.

The truth, however ugly in itself, is always curious and beautiful to the seeker after it.

The happiness of one man and one woman is the greatest thing in all the world.

Curious things, habits. People themselves never knew they had them.

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

I've always believed in writing without a collaborator, because where two people are writing the same book, each believes he gets all the worries and only half the royalties.

Imagination is a good servant, and a bad master.

Words are such uncertain things, they so often sound well but mean the opposite of what one thinks they do.

The simplest explanation is always the most likely.

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.

The young people think the old people are fools - but the old people know the young people are fools.

I know there's a proverb which that says 'To err is human,' but a human error is nothing to what a computer can do if it tries.

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