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100 Quotes by Ernest Hemingway

Ernest Hemingway Quotes

1. A man can be destroyed but not defeated.

2. There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.

3. Every man's life ends in the way. It is only the details of how he lived and he died that distinguish one man from another.

4. "You know I don't love any one but you. You shouldn't mind because some one else loved me."

5. "The best people possess a feeling for beauty, the courage to take risks, the discipline to tell the truth, the capacity for sacrifice. Ironically, their virtues make them vulnerable; they are often wounded, sometimes destroyed."

6. There's no one thing that's true. It's all true.

7. Never to go on trips with anyone you do not love.

8. "I can't stand it to think my life going so fast and I'm not really living it."

9. Write hard and clear about what hurts.

10. In order to write about life first you must live it.

11. "You are so brave and quiet I forget you are suffering."

12. The first and final thing you have to do in this world is to last it and not be smashed by it.

13. Life isn't hard to manage when you've nothing to lose.

14. All things truly wicked start from innocence. 

15. When you love you wish to do things for. You wish to sacrifice for. You wish to serve.

16. "You know it makes one feel rather good deciding not to be a bitch."

17. "Let them think that I am more man than I am and I will be so."

18. "When you start to live outside yourself, it's all dangerous."

19. "I am always in love."

20. "Most people never listen."

21. "No one you love is ever truly lost."

22. "I'm with you. No matter what else you have in your head I'm with you and I love you."

23. You're not a moron. You're only a case of arrested development.

24. "There isn't any me. I'm you. Don't make up a separate me."

25. "Hunger is good discipline."

26. "He held her feeling she was all of life there was and it was true."

27. "My life used to be full of everything. Now if you aren't with me I haven't a thing in the world."

28. "Nobody ever lives their life all the way up except bullfighters."

29. "Out of all the things you could not have there were some things that you could have and one of those was to know when you were happy and to enjoy all of it while it was there and it was good."

30. "Work every day. No matter what has happened the day or the night before, get up and bite the nail."

31. "You must be prepared to work always without applause."

32. "All cowardice comes from not truly loving, or at least, not loving well."

33. "I love you and I always will and I'm sorry. What a useless word."

34. "Remember everything is right until it's wrong. You'll know when it's wrong."

35. Work could cure almost anything.

36. "You ought to dream. All our biggest businessman have been dreamers."

37. Never be daunted.

38. War is not won by victory.

39. You'll lose it, if you talk about it.

40. "Don't you ever get the feeling that all your life is going by and you're not taking advantage of it?"

41. "I feel very lonely when they were all there."

42. "He had love too much, demanded too much, and he wore it all out."

43. There isn't always an explanation for everything.

44. The shortest answer is doing the thing.

45. "Please understand and love me."

46. If you stop complaining and asking for what you never will get, you will have a good life.

47. We all take a beating every day, you know, one way or another.

48. Everything that's innocent to us is crazy to them.

49. Enjoying living was learning to get your money's worth and knowing when you had it.

50. "There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed."

Ernest Hemingway Quotes

51. "We're stronger in the places that we've been broken.

52. "All you have to do is write one true sentence. Write the truest sentence you know."

53. "The fun of talk is to explore."

54. Now is no time to think what you do not have. Think of what you can do with what there is.

55. When people talk listen completely.

56. "Nothing hurts if you don't let it."

57. Never mistake motion for action.

58. Today is only one day in all the days that will ever be.

59. You gave up something and got something else.

60. "There is no reason why because it is dark you should look at things differently from when it is light."

61. Memory is hunger.

62. "The writer must write what he has to say, not speak it."

63. "Don't ask me a lot of questions if you don't like the answers."

64. We are born with all we have and we never learn.

65. "You never understand anybody that loves you."

66. "Anger was washed away in the river along with any obligation."

67. "Even if he was ever afraid he knew that he could do it anyway."

68. Pain does not matter to a man.

69. You have to make it inside of yourself wherever you are.

70. "When I saw her I was in love with her. Everything turned over inside of me."

71. "You go along your whole life and they seem as though they mean something and they always end up not meaning anything."

72. "Tomorrow can be a day which is worth something. That tomorrow should come and that I should be there."

73. One should decide, who deserves to be trusted.

74. "You can't get away from yourself by moving from one place to another."

75. "You know. Don't pretend you don't know."

76. "There is no friend as loyal as a book."

77. "I'm all broken. They've broken me."

78. Time is the least thing we have of.

79. "You're beautiful, like a May fly."

80. "Before you quit, try."

81. Stop chasing the wrong one. The right one won't run.

82. Be careful who you open up to. Only a few people actually care, the rest are jus curious.

83. We are all apprentices in a craft where no one ever becomes a master.

84. "Night is always darker before the dawn and life is the same, the hard times will pass, everything will get better and sun will shine brighter ever."

85. Any man's life, told truly is a novel.

86. "A human being needs two years to learn to speak, and fifty to learn to be silent."

87. When life gets too hard to stand, kneel.

88. "I thought that all generations were lost by something and always would be."

89. "You're my religion, you're all I've got."

90. "A man is never lost at sea and it is a long island."

91. "Pray for anything you like, if it is for the good of us all."

92. "The more he learns from experience the more he can imagine."

93. "No pleasure in anything if you mouth it up too much."

94. "Everyone given the right opportunity will behave badly."

95. "The heart of another is a dark forest."

96. "Easy reading is hard writing."

97. "I wish I could show the world how few the real wants of humanity are."

98. "I'd be glad to kiss you if you don't mind."

99. "You did not have to like it because you understood it."

100. "They are not sorrows, so much as terrible things."

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