Quotes By The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber and Other Stories

“We all take a beating every day, you know, one way or another.”


“If a four-letter man marries a five-letter woman, he was thinking, what number of letters would their children be?”


“Also, he had always had a great tolerance which seemed the nicest thing about him if it were not the most sinister.”


“With all those who do not want to go to bed. With all those who need a light for the night.”