Scandal

  • I don’t at all like knowing what people are saying about me behind my back. It makes me far too conceited.


    Rumours, Scandal

  • There is only one thing in the world worse than being talked about and that is not being talked about.


    Scandal

  • It is perfectly monstrous the way people go about nowadays, saying things against one behind one’s back that are absolutely and entirely true.


    Scandal

  • Here is the whole set. A character dead at every word.


    Scandal

  • I hope that there is a tinge of disgrace about me. Hopefully there is one good scandal left in me yet.


    Scandal

  • You have dished me up like a savoury omelette to gratify the appetite of the reading rabble for gossip.


    Scandal

  • If you haven’t got anything good to say about anyone come and sit by me.


    Scandal

  • It is the gossip columnist’s business to write about what is none of his business.


    Scandal

  • They come together like the Coroner’s inquest, to sit upon the murdered reputations of the week.


    Scandal

  • As so often in public life, it is not what is illegal, but what is permitted that is the real scandal.


    Scandal

  • I hate to spread rumours – but what else can one do with them?


    Scandal