William Collins Quotes

Beloved, till life can charm no more.. view

By: William Collins

Words like feminism or democracy scare me. They are words with barnacles on them, and you can't see what's underneath... view

By: William Collins

By fairy hands their knell is rung.. view

By: William Collins

How sleep the brave, who sink to rest, By all their country's wishes blest!.. view

By: William Collins

I think humor is a very serious thing. I use it as a way of weakening the reader's defenses so that I can more easily take him to something more... view

By: William Collins

In numbers warmly pure and sweetly strong... view

By: William Collins

Prior to Wordsworth, humor was an essential part of poetry. I mean, they don't call them Shakespeare comedies for nothing... view

By: William Collins

When a writer becomes a reader of his or her own work, a lot can go wrong. It's like do-it-yourself dentistry... view

By: William Collins

Always mistrust a subordinate who never finds fault with his superior... view

By: William Collins