Quotes by Gilbert Parker

Sir Horatio Gilbert George Parker, 1st Baronet PC, known as Gilbert Parker, Canadian novelist and British politician, was born at Camden East, Addington, Ontario, the son of Captain J. Parker, R.A.

The best Quotes and Sayings

It is not the broken heart that kills, but broken pride, monseigneur.

Breakup, PrideGilbert Parker

Memory is man's greatest friend and worst enemy.

MemoriesGilbert Parker

Man is born in a day, and he dies in a day, and the thing is easily over; but to have a sick heart for three-fourths of one's lifetime is simply to have death renewed every morning; and life at that price is not worth living.

BreakupGilbert Parker

Imagination is at the root of much that passes for love.

LoveGilbert Parker

He knew the lie of silence to be as evil as the lie of speech.

LiesGilbert Parker

War is cruelty, and none can make it gentle.

WarGilbert Parker

For when a child is born the mother also is born again.

Mother, BirthGilbert Parker