F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes


31 F. Scott Fitzgerald quotes:



"Young people do not perceive at once that the giver of wounds is the enemy and the quoted tattle merely the arrow."
Author: Fitzgerald Quotes Category: Gossip Quotes
"Though the Jazz Age continued, it became less and less of an affair of youth. The sequel was like a children's party taken over by the elders."
"Forgotten is forgiven."
"It takes a genius to whine appealingly."
Author: Fitzgerald Quotes Category: Genius Quotes
"No grand idea was ever born in a conference, but a lot of foolish ideas have died there."
Author: Fitzgerald Quotes Category: Ideas Quotes Meetings Quotes
"The Middle West now seemed like the ragged edge of the universe"
"Genius is the ability to put into effect what is on your mind."
Author: Fitzgerald Quotes Category: Ability Quotes
"The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in the mind at the same time, and still retain the ability to function."
"Never confuse a single defeat with a final defeat."
Author: Fitzgerald Quotes Category: Defeat Quotes
"A big man has no time really to do anything but just sit and be big."
"No such thing as a man willing to be honest --that would be like a blind man willing to see."
Author: Fitzgerald Quotes Category: Honesty Quotes
"Nothing is as obnoxious as other people's luck."
Author: Fitzgerald Quotes Category: Luck Quotes
"If all your clothes are worn to the same state, it means you go out too much."
Author: Fitzgerald Quotes Category: Clothes Quotes
"Show me a hero and I will write you a tragedy."
Author: Fitzgerald Quotes Category: Heroes And Heroism Quotes Heroism Quotes
"Genius goes around the world in its youth incessantly apologizing for having large feet. What wonder that later in life it should be inclined to raise those feet too swiftly to fools and bores."
Author: Fitzgerald Quotes Category: Genius Quotes
"Her voice is full of money."
Author: Fitzgerald Quotes Category: Riches Quotes
"Men get to be a mixture of the charming mannerisms of the women they have known."
Author: Fitzgerald Quotes Category: Men Quotes
"The truth was that Jay Gatsby…sprang from his Platonic conception of himself."
Author: Fitzgerald Quotes Category: Truth Quotes
"The rich get richer and the poor get — children."
"Advertising is a racket, like the movies and the brokerage business. You cannot be honest without admitting that its constructive contribution to humanity is exactly minus zero."



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