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Quotes By F. Scott Fitzgerald


Famous Quotes & Quotations By F. Scott Fitzgerald:

Family quarrels are bitter things. They don't go by 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.
~ F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes - Category: Families.

First you take a drink, then the drink takes a drink, then the drink takes you.
~ F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes - Category: Alcohol.

It's not a slam at you when people are rude - it's a slam at the people they've met before.
~ F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes - Category: Manners.

Learn young about hard work and manners - and you'll be through the whole dirty mess and nicely dead again before you know it.
~ F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes - Category: Manners.

Life was a damned muddle - a football game with everyone offside and the referee gotten rid of - everyone claiming the referee would have been on his side.
~ F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes - Category: Life.

Never confuse a single defeat with a final defeat.
~ F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes - Category: Failure.

The best of America drifts to Paris. The American in Paris is the best American. It is more fun for an intelligent person to live in an intelligent country. France has the only two things toward which we drift as we grow older - intelligence and good manners.
~ F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes - Category: America, France.

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. One should, for example, be able to see that things are hopeless and yet be determined to make them otherwise.
~ F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes - Category: Attitude.

Vitality shows in not only the ability to persist but the ability to start over.
~ F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes - Category: Perseverance.

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