Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength
(July 25, 1902 - May 21, 1983)
Yet, sadly, accidental rudeness occurs alarmingly often. Best to say nothing at all, my dear man.
Joanne Kathleen Rowling
(July 31, 1965 - )
No one can be as calculatedly rude as the British, which amazes Americans, who do not understand studied insult and can only offer abuse as a substitute.
(July 26, 1897 - July 15, 1976)
Since golden October declined into sombre November / And the apples were gathered and stored, and the land became brown sharp points of death in a waste of water and mud.
(September 26, 1888 - January 04, 1965)
The man who writes about himself and his own time is the only man who writes about all people and about all time.
George Bernard Shaw
(July 26, 1856 - November 02, 1950)
I've developed a new philosophy... I only dread one day at a time.