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F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “January, the Monday of months...”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “She wanted what most women want, but she wanted it much more fiercely and passionately.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “At the enchanted metropolitan twilight I felt a haunting loneliness sometimes, and felt it in others – poor young clerks who loitered in front of windows waiting until it was time for a solitary restaurant dinner – young clerks in the dusk, wasting the most poignant moments of night and life.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “The water reached up for her, pulled her down tenderly out of the heat, seeped in her hair and ran into the corners of her body. She turned round and round in it, embracing it, wallowing in it.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “I hope I haven’t given you the impression that I consider kissing intrinsically irrational.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “They were smiling at each other as if this was the beginning of the world.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “Murder your darlings.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “I never noticed the stars before. I always thought of them as great big diamonds that belonged to some one. Now they frighten me. They make me feel that it was all a dream, all my youth.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “But his eyes, dimmed by many paintless days under sun and rain, brood on over the solemn dumping ground.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “One hurries through, even though there’s time; the past, the continent, is behind; the future is the glowing mouth in the side of the ship; the dim, turbulent alley is too confusedly the present.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “I have never wished there was a God to call on- I have often wished there was a God to thank.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “All she wanted was to be a little girl, to be efficiently taken care of by some yielding yet superior power, stupider and steadier than herself. It seemed that the only lover she had ever wanted was a lover in a dream.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “It was Sunday – not a day, but rather a gap between two other days.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “Let’s borrow life preservers and jump over. I think we should do something spectacular. I feel that all our lives have been too restrained.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “Kiss me now, love me now.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “Dear, don’t think of getting out of bed yet. I’ve always suspected that early rising in early life makes one nervous.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “But his heart was in a constant, turbulent riot.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “After all, life hasn’t much to offer except youth, and I suppose for older people, the love of youth in others.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “The reason one writes isn’t the fact he wants to say something. He writes because he has something to say.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “Intelligence is a mere instrument of circumstances.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “How strange to have failed as a social creature – even criminals do not fail that way – they are the law’s “Loyal Opposition,” so to speak. But the insane are always mere guests on earth, eternal strangers carrying around broken decalogues that they cannot read.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “I carry the place around the world in my heart but sometimes I try to shake it off in my dreams.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “This is the beauty I want. Beauty has got to be astonishing, astounding – it’s got to burst in on you like a dream, like the exquisite eyes of a girl.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “I suppose books mean more than people to me anyway.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “Youth is like having a big plate of candy. Sentimentalists think they want to be in the pure, simple state they were in before they ate the candy. They don’t. They just want the fun of eating it all over again.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “Breathing dreams like air.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “It was strange to have no self-to be like a little boy left alone in a big house, who knew that now he could do anything he wanted to do, but found that there was nothing that he wanted to do.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “Sometimes I think that idlers seem to be a special class for whom nothing can be planned, plead as one will with them – their only contribution to the human family is to warm a seat at the common table.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “Nicole’s world had fallen to pieces, but it was only a flimsy and scarcely created world; beneath it her emotions and instincts fought on.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “A writer wastes nothing.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “Riches have never fascinated me, unless combined with the greatest charm or distinction.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “All the city was playing with this sound out there in the blue summer dark, throwing it up and calling it back, promising that, in a little while, life would be beautiful as a story, promising happiness – and by that promise giving it. It gave love hope in its own survival. It could do no more.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “You can’t repeat the past.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “What was the use of doing great things if I could have a better time telling her what I was going to do?”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “New York had all the iridescence of the beginning of the world. The returning troops marched up Fifth Avenue and girls were instinctively drawn East and North toward them – this was the greatest nation and there was gala in the air.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “Laughter is easier minute by minute, spilled with prodigality, tipped out at a cheerful word.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “And in the end, we were all just humans... drunk on the idea that love, only love, could heal our brokenness.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “I felt that I wanted the world to be in uniform and at a sort of moral attention forever; I wanted no more riotous excursions with privileged glimpses into the human heart.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “There’s a right way of doing things and a wrong way. If you’ve made up your mind to be different from everybody else, I don’t suppose I can stop you, but I really don’t think it’s very considerate.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “Human sympathy has its limits, and we were contented to let all their tragic arguments fade with the city lights behind.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “Only Gatsby, the man who gives his name to this book, was exempt from my reaction – Gatsby, who represented everything for which I have an unaffected scorn... No – Gatsby turned out all right in the end; it was what prayed on Gatsby, what foul dust floated in the wake of his dreams that temporarily closed out my interest in the abortive sorrows and the short-winded elations of men.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “He talked a lot about the past and I gathered that he wanted to recover something, some idea of himself perhaps, that had gone into loving Daisy.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “Something was making him nibble at the edge of stale ideas as if his sturdy physical egotism no longer nourished his peremptory heart.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “Begin with an individual, and before you know it you have created a type; begin with a type, and you find you have created – nothing.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “She was feeling the pressure of the world outside and she wanted to see him and feel his presence beside her and be reassured that she was doing the right thing after all.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “Everywhere we go and move on and change, something’s lost – something’s left behind. You can’t ever quite repeat anything, and I’ve been so yours, here –.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “I noticed that she wore her evening dress, all her dresses, like sports clothes-there was a jauntiness about her movements as if she had first learned to walk upon a golf course on clean, crisp, mornings.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “New York had all the iridescence of the beginning of the world.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “Then it was all true. I saw the skins of tigers flaming in his palace on the Grand Canal; I saw him opening a chest of rubies to ease, with their crimson-lighted depths, the gnawings of his broken heart.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald Quote: “It’s a great advantage not to drink among hard-drinking people. You can hold your tongue, and, moreover, you can time any little irregularity of your own so that everybody else is so blind that they don’t see or care.”
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