Quotes by Henry James

  • Summer afternoon, summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language.


    English, Language, Summer

  • Summer afternoon – summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language.


    Summer

  • It takes a great deal of history to produce a little literature.


    literature

  • Live all you can; it’s a mistake not to. It doesn’t so much matter what you do in particular, so long as you have your life. If you haven’t had that, what have you had?


    Living

  • Three things in life are important. The first is to be kind; the second is to be kind and the third is to be kind.


    Kindness

  • I live for your agglomerated lucubrations.
    [to H.G.Wells]


    Flattery