Quotations by Author

F. Scott Fitzgerald

Either you think, or else others have to think for you and take power from you, pervert and discipline your natural tastes, civilize and sterilize you.

Family quarrels are bitter things. They don't go according to any rules. They're not like aches or wounds, they're more like splits in the skin that won't heal because there's not enough material.

It occurred to me that there was no difference between men, in intelligence or race, so profound as the difference between the sick and the well.

You can stroke people with words.

One thing's sure and nothing's surer The rich get richer and the poor get -- children.