Alan Bennett Quotes

Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Categories: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
children-always-assume-the-sexual-lives-of-their-parents-come-to-a-grinding-halt-at-their-conception
we-started-off-trying-to-set-up-small-anarchist-community-but-people-wouldnt-obey-rules-alan-bennett
its-subjunctive-history-you-know-subjunctive-the-mood-used-when-something-may-may-not-have-happened-when-it-is-imagined-alan-bennett
life-is-rather-like-tin-sardines-were-all-us-looking-for-key-alan-bennett
your-whole-life-is-on-other-side-glass-and-there-is-nobody-watching-alan-bennett
life-is-generally-something-that-happens-elsewhere-alan-bennett
life-is-like-box-sardines-we-are-all-looking-for-key-alan-bennett
you-dont-put-your-life-into-your-books-you-find-it-there-alan-bennett
one-reads-for-pleasure-it-is-not-public-duty-alan-bennett
at-eighty-things-do-not-occur-they-recur-alan-bennett
i-have-to-seem-like-human-being-all-time-but-i-seldom-have-to-be-one-i-have-people-to-do-that-for-me-alan-bennett
the-days-werent-long-enough-for-reading-she-wanted-to-do-alan-bennett
still-though-reading-absorbed-her-what-queen-had-not-expected-was-degree-to-which-it-drained-her-enthusiasm-for-anything-else-alan-bennett
you-dont-put-your-life-into-books-you-find-it-there-alan-bennett
to-read-is-to-withdrawto-make-oneself-unavailable-one-would-feel-easier-about-it-if-pursuit-inself-were-less-selfish-alan-bennett
one-hardest-things-for-boys-to-learn-is-that-teacher-is-human-one-hardest-things-for-teacher-to-learn-is-not-to-try-tell-them-alan-bennett
a-book-is-device-to-ignite-imagination-alan-bennett
hes-eccentric-physically-hes-funny-alan-bennett
im-not-happy-but-im-not-unhappy-about-it-alan-bennett
philip-larkin-used-to-cheer-himself-up-by-looking-in-mirror-saying-line-from-rebecca-i-am-mrs-de-winter-now-alan-bennett
above-literature-said-queen-who-is-above-literature-you-might-as-well-say-one-was-above-humanity-alan-bennett
im-all-in-favour-free-expression-provided-its-kept-rigidly-under-control-alan-bennett
were-we-closer-to-ground-as-children-is-grass-emptier-now-alan-bennett
god-doesnt-do-notes-either-did-jesus-christ-say-can-i-be-excused-crucifixion-no-alan-bennett
if-i-am-doing-nothing-i-like-to-be-doing-nothing-to-some-purpose-that-is-what-leisure-means-alan-bennett
memories-are-not-shackles-franklin-they-are-garlands-alan-bennett
all-effort-went-into-getting-there-then-i-had-nothing-left-i-thought-id-got-somewhere-then-i-found-i-had-to-go-on-alan-bennett
to-read-is-to-withdrawto-make-oneself-unavailable-one-would-feel-easier-about-it-if-pursuit-inself-were-lessselfish-alan-bennett
to-play-trivial-pursuit-with-life-like-mine-could-be-said-to-be-form-homeopathy-alan-bennett
cancer-like-any-other-illness-is-bore-alan-bennett
had-your-forefathers-wigglesworth-been-as-stupid-as-you-are-human-race-would-never-have-succeeded-in-procreating-itself-alan-bennett
there-is-no-such-thing-as-good-script-onlya-good-film-im-conscious-that-my-scripts-often-read-better-than-they-play-alan-bennett
history-is-commentary-on-various-continuing-incapabilities-men-what-is-history-history-is-women-following-behind-with-bucket-alan-bennett
one-reads-for-pleasureit-is-not-public-duty-alan-bennett
i-lack-what-english-call-character-by-which-they-mean-power-to-refrain-alan-bennett
we-were-put-to-dickens-as-children-but-it-never-quite-took-that-unremitting-humanity-soon-had-me-cheesed-off-alan-bennett
here-i-sit-alone-at-60-bald-fat-full-sin-cold-seat-loud-cistern-as-i-read-harpic-lysol-tin-alan-bennett
definition-classic-book-everyone-is-assumed-to-have-read-often-thinks-they-have-alan-bennett
closing-public-library-is-child-abuse-really-because-it-hinders-child-development
i-always-feel-over-appreciated-but-underestimated
full-blooded-romantic-love-i-wouldnt-be-able-to-write-about
if-you-think-squash-is-competitive-activity-try-flower-arranging
ive-never-seen-point-sea-except-where-it-meets-land-the-shore-has-point-the-sea-has-none
i-have-no-nickname-as-there-has-never-been-any-need-for-one
im-less-genial-than-people-think-but-im-too-timid-to-seem-nasty
my-films-are-about-embarrassment
i-write-plays-about-things-that-i-cant-resolve-in-my-mind-i-try-to-root-things-out
im-more-socialist-certainly-than-new-labour-im-old-labour-really