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Dancing is wonderful training for

Dancing is wonderful training for girls, it’s the first way you learn to guess what a man is going to do before he does it.

– Christopher Morley, Kitty Foyle

High heels were invented by

High heels were invented by a woman who had been kissed on the forehead.

– Christopher Morley

There is nothing like returning

There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.

– Christopher Morley

The greatest poem ever known Is one all poets have outgrown: The poetry, innate, untold, Of being only four years old.
– Christopher Morley

Big shots are only little shots who keep shooting.
– Christopher Morley

And of all man’s felicities The very subtlest one, say I, Is when for the first time he sees His hearthfire smoke against the sky.
– Christopher Morley

For the execution of the voyage to the Indies, I did not make use of intelligence, mathematics or maps.
– Christopher Morley

Heavy hearts, like heavy clouds in the sky, are best relieved by the letting of a little water.
– Christopher Morley

Dancing is wonderful training for girls, it’s the first way you learn to guess what a man is going to do before he does it.
– Christopher Morley

Life is a foreign language; all men mispronounce it.
– Christopher Morley

There is no mistaking a real book when one meets it. It is like falling in love.
– Christopher Morley

There is only one success to be able to spend your life in your own way.
– Christopher Morley

It is unfair to blame man too fiercely for being pugnacious; he learned the habit from Nature.
– Christopher Morley

Cherish all your happy moments: they make a fine cushion for old age.
– Christopher Morley

There are three ingredients in the good life; learning, earning and yearning.
– Christopher Morley

The evening papers print what they do and get away with it because by afternoon the human mind is ruined anyhow.
– Christopher Morley

There is no squabbling so violent as that between people who accepted an idea yesterday and those who will accept the same idea tomorrow.
– Christopher Morley

There was so much handwriting on the wall that even the wall fell down.
– Christopher Morley

There are certain people whom one feels almost inclined to urge to hurry up and die so that their letters can be published.
– Christopher Morley

Things of the spirit differ from things material in that the more you give the more you have.
– Christopher Morley