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.