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F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "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."

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.




F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "Take off that darn fur coat!...Or maybe you'd like to have us open all the windows."

Take off that darn fur coat!...Or maybe you'd like to have us open all the windows.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "Art isn't meaningless... It is in itself. It isn't in that it tries to make life less so."

Art isn't meaningless... It is in itself. It isn't in that it tries to make life less so.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "no matter - tomorrow we will run faster, stretch out our arms farther. . . And then one fine morning—So we beat on, boats against the current, borne back ceaselessly into the past."

no matter - tomorrow we will run faster, stretch out our arms farther. . . And then one fine morning—So we beat on, boats against the current, borne back ceaselessly into the past.




F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "By God, I may be old-fashioned in my ideas, but women run around too much these days to suit me. They meet all kinds of crazy fish."

By God, I may be old-fashioned in my ideas, but women run around too much these days to suit me. They meet all kinds of crazy fish.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in mind at the same time and still retain the ability to function."

The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in mind at the same time and still retain the ability to function.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "I love her and that's the beginning and end of everything."

I love her and that's the beginning and end of everything.




F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "Most people think everybody feels about them much more violently than they actually do they think other people's opinions of them swing through great arcs of approval or disapproval."

Most people think everybody feels about them much more violently than they actually do they think other people's opinions of them swing through great arcs of approval or disapproval.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "The exhilarating ripple of her voice was a wild tonic in the rain."

The exhilarating ripple of her voice was a wild tonic in the rain.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "Vitality shows in not only the ability to persist but the ability to start over."

Vitality shows in not only the ability to persist but the ability to start over.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "First you take a drink then the drink takes a drink then the drink takes you."

First you take a drink then the drink takes a drink then the drink takes you.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "This selfishness is not only part of me. It is the most living part.It is somehow transcending rather than by avoiding that selfishness that I can bring poise and balance into my life."

This selfishness is not only part of me. It is the most living part.It is somehow transcending rather than by avoiding that selfishness that I can bring poise and balance into my life.




F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "Communism as I see it has no place in the United States, and the American people will not stand for its teachings."

Communism as I see it has no place in the United States, and the American people will not stand for its teachings.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "Nothing is as obnoxious as other people's luck."

Nothing is as obnoxious as other people's luck.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "So he tasted the deep pain that is reserved only for the strong, just as he had tasted for a little while the deep happiness."

So he tasted the deep pain that is reserved only for the strong, just as he had tasted for a little while the deep happiness.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "Thirty--the promise of a decade of loneliness, a thinning list of single men to know, a thinning brief-case of enthusiasm, thinning hair."

Thirty--the promise of a decade of loneliness, a thinning list of single men to know, a thinning brief-case of enthusiasm, thinning hair.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "Experience is not worth the getting. It's not a thing that happens pleasantly to a passive you--it's a wall that an active you runs up against."

Experience is not worth the getting. It's not a thing that happens pleasantly to a passive you--it's a wall that an active you runs up against.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "There was a kindliness about intoxication - there was that indescribable gloss and glamour it gave, like the memories of ephemeral and faded evenings."

There was a kindliness about intoxication - there was that indescribable gloss and glamour it gave, like the memories of ephemeral and faded evenings.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "Always, after he was in bed, there were voices - indefinite, fading, enchanting - just outside his window, and before he fell asleep he would dream one of his favorites waking dreams."

Always, after he was in bed, there were voices - indefinite, fading, enchanting - just outside his window, and before he fell asleep he would dream one of his favorites waking dreams.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "Writers aren't exactly people, they're a bunch of people trying to be one person."

Writers aren't exactly people, they're a bunch of people trying to be one person.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "He had waited five years and bought a mansion where he dispensed starlight to casual moths - so that he could 'come over' some afternoon to a stranger's garden."

He had waited five years and bought a mansion where he dispensed starlight to casual moths - so that he could 'come over' some afternoon to a stranger's garden.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "It's only when the settlement work has gone on for months that one realizes how bad things are. As our secretary said to me, your finger-nails never seem dirty until you wash your hands."

It's only when the settlement work has gone on for months that one realizes how bad things are. As our secretary said to me, your finger-nails never seem dirty until you wash your hands.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "He looked around him wildly, as if the past were lurking here in the shadow of his house, just out of reach of his hand."

He looked around him wildly, as if the past were lurking here in the shadow of his house, just out of reach of his hand.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "no girl can permanently bolster up a lame-duck visitor, because these day it's every girl for herself."

no girl can permanently bolster up a lame-duck visitor, because these day it's every girl for herself.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "That’s going to be your trouble — judgment about yourself.(Tender is the Night)"

That’s going to be your trouble — judgment about yourself.(Tender is the Night)



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "Her eyes in the half-light suggested night and violets, and for a moment he stirred again to that half-forgotten remoteness of the afternoon."

Her eyes in the half-light suggested night and violets, and for a moment he stirred again to that half-forgotten remoteness of the afternoon.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: ". . . confirmed libertines don't reform until they're tired . . ."

. . . confirmed libertines don't reform until they're tired . . .



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "You don’t know what a trial it is to be —like me. I've got to keep my face like steel in the street to keep men from winking at me."

You don’t know what a trial it is to be —like me. I've got to keep my face like steel in the street to keep men from winking at me.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "My God, ' he gasped, 'you're fun to kiss."

My God, ' he gasped, 'you're fun to kiss.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "I was within and without, simultaneously enchanted and repelled by the inexhaustible variety of life."

I was within and without, simultaneously enchanted and repelled by the inexhaustible variety of life.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "I like people and I like them to like me, but I wear my heart where God put it, on the inside."

I like people and I like them to like me, but I wear my heart where God put it, on the inside.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "There is something awe-inspiring in one who has lost all inhibitions, who will do anything. Of course we make him pay afterward for his moment of superiority, his moment of impressiveness."

There is something awe-inspiring in one who has lost all inhibitions, who will do anything. Of course we make him pay afterward for his moment of superiority, his moment of impressiveness.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "their eyes are full of kindness as each feels the full effect of novelty after a short separation. They are drawing a relaxation from each other's presence, a new serenity."

their eyes are full of kindness as each feels the full effect of novelty after a short separation. They are drawing a relaxation from each other's presence, a new serenity.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "Think how you love me, " she whispered. "I don’t ask you to love me always like this, but I ask you to remember. Somewhere inside me there’ll always be the person I am to-night."

Think how you love me, " she whispered. "I don’t ask you to love me always like this, but I ask you to remember. Somewhere inside me there’ll always be the person I am to-night.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "It's all life is. Just going 'round kissing people."

It's all life is. Just going 'round kissing people.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "Often people display a curious respect for a man drunk, rather like the respect of simple races for the insane... There is something awe-inspiring in one who has lost all inhibitions."

Often people display a curious respect for a man drunk, rather like the respect of simple races for the insane... There is something awe-inspiring in one who has lost all inhibitions.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "Communism...muat of necessity be a saddening process for anyone who has ever tasted the intellectual pleasures of the world we live in."

Communism...muat of necessity be a saddening process for anyone who has ever tasted the intellectual pleasures of the world we live in.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "That most limited of all specialists, the "well-rounded man"."

That most limited of all specialists, the "well-rounded man".



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "Writers aren’t people exactly. Or, if they’re any good, they’re a whole lot of people trying so hard to be one person."

Writers aren’t people exactly. Or, if they’re any good, they’re a whole lot of people trying so hard to be one person.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "Believe me, I may be a bit blasé, but I can still get any man I want."

Believe me, I may be a bit blasé, but I can still get any man I want.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "They had spent a year in France for no particular reason, and then drifted here and there unrestfully wherever people played polo and were rich together."

They had spent a year in France for no particular reason, and then drifted here and there unrestfully wherever people played polo and were rich together.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "So when the blue smoke of brittle leaves was in the air and the wind blew the wet laundry stiff on the line I decided to come back home."

So when the blue smoke of brittle leaves was in the air and the wind blew the wet laundry stiff on the line I decided to come back home.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "Family quarrels are bitter things. They don't go according to 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."

Family quarrels are bitter things. They don't go according to 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: "I don’t want just words. If that’s all you have for me, you’d better go"

I don’t want just words. If that’s all you have for me, you’d better go



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "We'll all be failures?""Yes. I don't mean only money failures, but just sort of - of ineffectual and sad, and - oh, how can I tell you?"

We'll all be failures?""Yes. I don't mean only money failures, but just sort of - of ineffectual and sad, and - oh, how can I tell you?



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "Every one suspects himself of at least one of the cardinal virtues, and this is mine: I am one of the few honest people that I have ever known."

Every one suspects himself of at least one of the cardinal virtues, and this is mine: I am one of the few honest people that I have ever known.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "All I think of ever is that I love you."

All I think of ever is that I love you.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "You know I'm old in some ways-in others-well, I'm just a little girl. I like sunshine and pretty things and cheerfulness-and I dread responsibility."

You know I'm old in some ways-in others-well, I'm just a little girl. I like sunshine and pretty things and cheerfulness-and I dread responsibility.



F. Scott Fitzgerald Quotes: "Personality is an unbroken series of successful gestures."

Personality is an unbroken series of successful gestures.