The best Quotes by Agatha Christie

The best Quotes by Agatha Christie

Dame Agatha Mary Clarissa Christie, Lady Mallowan (née Miller; 15 September 1890 – 12 January 1976) was an English writer known for her 66 detective novels and 14 short story collections, particularly those revolving around fictional detectives Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple.

One doesn't recognize the really important moments in one's life until it's too late.
Very few of us are what we seem.
Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.
I do not argue with obstinate men. I act in spite of them.
An archaeologist is the best husband a woman can have. The older she gets the more interested he is in her.

Quotes about Agatha Christie

Anna May: "You'll need a Jane Austen."
Madeleine: "A Charlotte Brontë."
Florence: "And a Virginia Woolf."
Madeleine: "Oh, and an Agatha Christie. For reading."

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Yankee: "Nathan's worried about you. Doesn't want you to do anything stupid. So why don't you hand over the suitcase, and nobody gets hurt."
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Scarlet: "Just another day at the office."
There is little joy in life for me, and little terror in the grave.
I've lived the parting hour to see of one I would have died to save.
There is nothing I would not do for those who are really my friends. I have no notion of loving people by halves, it is not my nature.
If I could but know his heart, everything would become easy.
To be fond of dancing was a certain step towards falling in love.
Language is wine upon the lips.
One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.
You cannot find peace by avoiding life.
Peeta: "I would love to stop this moment, here and now, and live in it forever."
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Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment, until it becomes a memory.
She warned him not to be deceived by appearances, for beauty is found within.
All that is gold does not glitter,
Not all those who wander are lost;
The old that is strong does not wither,
Deep roots are not reached by the frost.
From the ashes a fire shall be woken,
A light from the shadows shall spring.
Renewed shall be blade that was broken
The crownless again shall be king.
Don't listen to the advice of people who are living lives you don't want to live.
The advice I would give to someone is to not take anyone's advice.
When you find a man you wish to marry, Tessa, remember this: You will know what kind of man he is not by the things he says, but by the things he does.
Keep true to the dreams of thy youth.
All grown-ups were once children... but only few of them remember it.
It's the way it works: Love plus time minus distance equals hate.
A happy marriage doesn't mean you have a perfect spouse or a perfect marriage. It simply means you've chosen to look beyond the imperfections in both.
After all, you still need time to just sit there and take a look around.
"Oh yes, time flies and before you know it you're old," said Pippi. "Come autumn I'll be ten, and I suppose I'll be past my prime then."
It's real, Six. You can't get mad at a real ending. Some of them are ugly. It's the fake happily ever afters that should piss you off.
I want you to help them open... because I need you to watch me give you the very last piece of my heart.
What other people think of you is none of your business.
If you're brave enough to say goodbye, life will reward you with a new hello.
This is the true measure of love: When we believe that we alone can love, that no one could ever have loved so before us, and that no one will ever love in the same way after us.
There are only two lasting bequests we can hope to give our children. One of these is roots, the other, wings.
The Light failed; but the Darkness that followed was more than loss of light.
The Elves made many rings; but secretly Sauron made One Ring to rule all the others, and their power was bound up with it.
Whether you come back by page or by the big screen, Hogwarts will always be there to welcome you home.
I do believe something very magical can happen when you read a good book.
The first time you fall in love, it changes you forever and no matter how hard you try, that feeling just never goes away.
Every girl is beautiful. Sometimes it just takes the right guy to see it.
She was beautiful, but not like those girls in the magazines. She was beautiful, for the way she thought. She was beautiful, for the sparkle in her eyes when she talked about something she loved. She was beautiful, for her ability to make other people smile, even if she was sad. No, she wasn't beautiful for something as temporary as her looks. She was beautiful, deep down to her soul.
The loneliest moment in someone’s life is when they are watching their whole world fall apart, and all they can do is stare blankly.
Hope is like a shard of glass. Tread on it, and you'll end up wincing with every step. The best policy is to tweezer it out. Sure, it will hurt like billy-o and the wound will take a while to heal, but after that you can walk again.
"Lost something?"
"Yes, my mind."
One candidate is too old and mentally unfit to be president. The other one is me.
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