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Ernest Hemingway quotes

Switzerland is a small, steep country, much more up and down than sideways, and is all stuck over with large brown hotels built on the cuckoo clock style of architecture.

Courage is grace under pressure.

The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places.

Always do sober what you said you'd do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut.

The best way to find out if you can trust somebody is to trust them.

An intelligent man is sometimes forced to be drunk to spend time with his fools.

There is no hunting like the hunting of man, and those who have hunted armed men long enough and liked it, never care for anything else thereafter.

I love sleep. My life has the tendency to fall apart when I'm awake, you know?

Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.

Every man's life ends the same way. It is only the details of how he lived and how he died that distinguish one man from another.

There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.

The first panacea for a mismanaged nation is inflation of the currency; the second is war. Both bring a temporary prosperity; both bring a permanent ruin. But both are the refuge of political and economic opportunists.

I like to listen. I have learned a great deal from listening carefully. Most people never listen.

Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.

About morals, I know only that what is moral is what you feel good after and what is immoral is what you feel bad after.

A man can be destroyed but not defeated.

All things truly wicked start from innocence.

If you are lucky enough to have lived in Paris as a young man, then wherever you go for the rest of your life it stays with you, for Paris is a moveable feast.

Never go on trips with anyone you do not love.

There is no friend as loyal as a book.