Best Quotes by Andre Maurois (Top 10)

  1. A happy marriage is a long conversation which always seems too short.
  2. We owe to the Middle Ages the two worst inventions of humanity - romantic love and gunpowder.
  3. Growing old is no more than a bad habit which a busy person has no time to form.
  4. The first recipe for happiness is: avoid too lengthy meditation on the past.
  5. Smile, for everyone lacks self-confidence and more than any other one thing a smile reassures them.
  6. The effectiveness of work increases according to geometric progression if there are no interruptions.
  7. We appreciate frankness from those who like us. Frankness from others is called insolence.
  8. Style is the hallmark of a temperament stamped upon the material at hand.
  9. The most important quality in a leader is that of being acknowledged as such. All leaders whose fitness is questioned are clearly lacking in force.
  10. Conversation would be vastly improved by the constant use of four simple words: I do not know.

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