“I like living. I have sometimes been wildly, despairingly, acutely miserable, racked with sorrow; but through it all I still know quite certainly that just to be alive is a grand thing.”
“It is a curious thought, but it is only when you see people looking ridiculous that you realize just how much you love them. ”
“Poirot," I said. "I have been thinking."
“A mother's love for her child is like nothing else in the world. It knows no law, no pity. It dares all things and crushes down remorselessly all that stands in its path.
“An archaeologist is the best husband a woman can have. The older she gets, the more interested he is in her.”