Agatha Christie Quotes

Top 100 wise famous quotes and sayings by Agatha Christie

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Agatha Christie quotes: In the midst of tragedy we start the comedy. In the midst of tragedy we start the comedy.
Agatha Christie quotes: No one human being knows the full truth about another human being. Not even one's nearest and dearest. No one human being knows the full truth about another human being. Not even one's nearest and dearest.
Agatha Christie quotes: The trouble in this life is that you never really know where you're going.~Andy Peters The trouble in this life is that you never really know where you're going.

~Andy Peters
Agatha Christie quotes: Mr. Jesmond made a peculiar noise rather like a hen who has decided to lay an egg and then thought better of it. Mr. Jesmond made a peculiar noise rather like a hen who has decided to lay an egg and then thought better of it.
Agatha Christie quotes: The human and personal element can never be ignored. The human and personal element can never be ignored.
Agatha Christie quotes: I have no pity for myself either. So let it be Veronal. But I wish Hercule Poirot had never retired from work and come here to grow vegetable marrows. I have no pity for myself either. So let it be Veronal. But I wish Hercule Poirot had never retired from work and come here to grow vegetable marrows.
Agatha Christie quotes: Ahh it rejoices the heart. Nothing here offends the eye"~Hercule Poirot (Agatha Christie) Ahh it rejoices the heart. Nothing here offends the eye"
~Hercule Poirot (Agatha Christie)
Agatha Christie quotes: Hate doesn't last. Love does. Hate doesn't last. Love does.
Agatha Christie quotes: Born poor doesn't mean you've got to stay poor. Money's queer. It goes where it's wanted. Born poor doesn't mean you've got to stay poor. Money's queer. It goes where it's wanted.
Agatha Christie quotes: She had a great power of love and hate but no stability. That's what's so sad for anyone, to be born with no stability. She had a great power of love and hate but no stability. That's what's so sad for anyone, to be born with no stability.
Agatha Christie quotes: It is fundamentals that matter not the trappings. (Alice Cunningham) It is fundamentals that matter
not the trappings. (Alice Cunningham)
Agatha Christie quotes: The trouble with you and me, is that we don't live in the real world. We dream of fantastic things that may never happen. The trouble with you and me, is that we don't live in the real world. We dream of fantastic things that may never happen.
Agatha Christie quotes: One never quite allows for the moron in our midst. One never quite allows for the moron in our midst.
Agatha Christie quotes: Things go entirely differently from the way you planned them. Things go entirely differently from the way you planned them.
Agatha Christie quotes: Only mothers can't say they don't want their children and just go away. Only mothers can't say they don't want their children and just go away.
Agatha Christie quotes: Nothing, I believe, is so full of life under the microscope as a drop of water from a stagnant pool. Nothing, I believe, is so full of life under the microscope as a drop of water from a stagnant pool.
Agatha Christie quotes: The little grey cells, my friend, the little grey cells! They told me. The little grey cells, my friend, the little grey cells! They told me.
Agatha Christie quotes: It will prove, I fear, too Herculean a task for us. It will prove, I fear, too Herculean a task for us.
Agatha Christie quotes: Spider's Web * The Unexpected Spider's Web * The Unexpected
Agatha Christie quotes: Your not reliable. You wouldn't be at all a comfortable sort of person to live with. Your not reliable. You wouldn't be at all a comfortable sort of person to live with.
Agatha Christie quotes: It is the brain, the little gray cells on which one must rely. One must seek the truth within--not without." ~ Poirot It is the brain, the little gray cells on which one must rely. One must seek the truth within--not without." ~ Poirot
Agatha Christie quotes: Dogs are wise. They crawl away into a quiet corner and lick their wounds and do not rejoin the world until they are whole once more. Dogs are wise. They crawl away into a quiet corner and lick their wounds and do not rejoin the world until they are whole once more.
Agatha Christie quotes: The truth must be quite plain, if one could just clear away the litter. The truth must be quite plain, if one could just clear away the litter.
Agatha Christie quotes: A meal should always lie lightly on the estomac," said Poirot. "It should not be so heavy as to paralyze thought. A meal should always lie lightly on the estomac," said Poirot. "It should not be so heavy as to paralyze thought.
Agatha Christie quotes: It is so unkind--' 'Perhaps. But sometimes a compulsion comes over one to speak the truth! It is so unkind--' 'Perhaps. But sometimes a compulsion comes over one to speak the truth!
Agatha Christie quotes: Ten little soldier boys went out to dine; One choked his little self and then there were Nine. Nine Ten little soldier boys went out to dine; One choked his little self and then there were Nine. Nine
Agatha Christie quotes: It takes so little to undermine public confidence in a man. It takes so little to undermine public confidence in a man.
Agatha Christie quotes: These older people were the limit... They harped on things so. These older people were the limit... They harped on things so.
Agatha Christie quotes: Surfing is like that. You are either vigorously cursing or else you are idiotically pleased with yourself. Surfing is like that. You are either vigorously cursing or else you are idiotically pleased with yourself.
Agatha Christie quotes: There's too much tendency to attribute to God the evils that man does of his own free will. There's too much tendency to attribute to God the evils that man does of his own free will.
Agatha Christie quotes: There! Now we're friends!" declared the minx. "Say you're sorry about my sister -""I am desolated!""That's a good boy! There! Now we're friends!" declared the minx. "Say you're sorry about my sister -"
"I am desolated!"
"That's a good boy!
Agatha Christie quotes: Is no one incapable of murder? Is no one incapable of murder?
Agatha Christie quotes: A very correct butler opened the door, with just the right amount of gloom in his bearing. A very correct butler opened the door, with just the right amount of gloom in his bearing.
Agatha Christie quotes: If Hori were to die, I should not forget! Hori is a song in my heart for ever ... That means-that there is no more death ... If Hori were to die, I should not forget! Hori is a song in my heart for ever ... That means-that there is no more death ...
Agatha Christie quotes: The truth often does sound unconvincing. The truth often does sound unconvincing.
Agatha Christie quotes: It's astonishing in this world how things don't turn out at all the way you expect them to. It's astonishing in this world how things don't turn out at all the way you expect them to.
Agatha Christie quotes: Death in the Clouds Death in the Clouds
Agatha Christie quotes: Ulick Norman Owen - Una Nancy Owen - each time, that is to say, U. N. Owen. Or by a slight stretch of fancy, UNKNOWN! Ulick Norman Owen - Una Nancy Owen - each time, that is to say, U. N. Owen. Or by a slight stretch of fancy, UNKNOWN!
Agatha Christie quotes: The Coroner said graciously:"I have heard of you, M. Poirot," and Poirot made an unsuccessful attempt to look modest. The Coroner said graciously:
"I have heard of you, M. Poirot," and Poirot made an unsuccessful attempt to look modest.
Agatha Christie quotes: The best time for planning a book is while you're doing the dishes. The best time for planning a book is while you're doing the dishes.
Agatha Christie quotes: She sipped once more. She sipped once more.
Agatha Christie quotes: Well, of course, it was not any of my business but you get very queer glimpses of life sometimes, and you can't help speculating about them. Well, of course, it was not any of my business but you get very queer glimpses of life sometimes, and you can't help speculating about them.
Agatha Christie quotes: A woman who doesn't lie is a woman without imagination and without sympathy. A woman who doesn't lie is a woman without imagination and without sympathy.
Agatha Christie quotes: One does see so much evil in a village,' murmured Miss Marple in an explanatory voice. One does see so much evil in a village,' murmured Miss Marple in an explanatory voice.
Agatha Christie quotes: She was a very good, kind woman. I could not have continued to live in the same house with her, but I did recognize her intrinsic worth. She was a very good, kind woman. I could not have continued to live in the same house with her, but I did recognize her intrinsic worth.
Agatha Christie quotes: Who on earth but Poirot would have thought of a trial for murder as a restorer of conjugal happiness! Who on earth but Poirot would have thought of a trial for murder as a restorer of conjugal happiness!
Agatha Christie quotes: If the little grey cells are not exercised, they grow the rust. If the little grey cells are not exercised, they grow the rust.
Agatha Christie quotes: Truth, however bitter, can be accepted, and woven into a design for living. Truth, however bitter, can be accepted, and woven into a design for living.
Agatha Christie quotes: "Look here," I said, "people like to collect disasters." "Look here," I said, "people like to collect disasters."
Agatha Christie quotes: More children suffer from interference than from noninterference. More children suffer from interference than from noninterference.
Agatha Christie quotes: It's very dangerous to believe people, I haven't for years.Miss Marple from A Sleeping Murder. It's very dangerous to believe people, I haven't for years.
Miss Marple from A Sleeping Murder.
Agatha Christie quotes: She couldn't let the past go and she could never see the future as it really was, only as she imagined it to be. She couldn't let the past go and she could never see the future as it really was, only as she imagined it to be.
Agatha Christie quotes: Assumptions are dangerous things. Assumptions are dangerous things.
Agatha Christie quotes: The law. Lady Frances, is an uncertain animal. It has twists and turns that surprise the non-legal mind. The law. Lady Frances, is an uncertain animal. It has twists and turns that surprise the non-legal mind.