Ah, mais c’est anglais ça, everything in black and white, everything clear-cut and well defined. But life, it is not like that, Mademoiselle. There are the things that are not yet, but which cast their shadow before.
Trains are relentless things, aren’t they, Monsieur Poirot? People are murdered and die, but they go on just the same.
To make a success of humanity, we must profit by the lessons of those below us in the animal kingdom.
There is one thing no man can do, and that is to get a woman to listen to reason. Somehow or other, they don’t seem to have any kind of sense.
Talk of woman’s instinct – why, it is well known all the world over that a woman is the surest mark for any rascally swindler. Not one in ten of them knows a scoundrel when she meets one.