In the country the darkness of night is friendly and familiar but in a city with its blaze of light W. Somerset Maugham Quotes
Download Quote WallpaperDownload Facebook Facebook Google Pinterest

In the country, the darkness of night is friendly and familiar, but in a city, with its blaze of lights, it is unnatural, hostile and menacing. It is like a monstrous vulture that hovers biding its time.

W. Somerset Maugham

William Somerset Maugham (25 January 1874 – 16 December 1965), better known as W. Somerset Maugham, was a British playwright, novelist and short story writer. He was among the most popular writers of his era and reputedly the highest-paid author during the 1930s.

Enjoy the best W. Somerset Maugham picture quotes.

Read more about W. Somerset Maugham on Wikipedia.

Latest from W. Somerset Maugham

Quotation is a serviceable substitute for wit.
If you don't change your beliefs your life will be like this forever. Is that good news?
A man marries to have a home but also because he doesn't want to be bothered with sex and all that
My own belief is that there is hardly anyone whose sexual life if it were broadcast would not fill

Related items

    Those that want friends to open themselves unto are cannibals of their own hearts.
    Every murderer is probably somebody's old friend.
    There have been times when I have deliberately tried to take my life... I think I must have been cr
    Death is but another stage of life. However long one suffers from illness or however severe the inj

Search

By using our site you consent with the use of cookies.