Saturday, November 5, 2016

Poirot

  • Evil never goes unpunished. But the punishment is sometimes secret. (Peril at End House)
  • Everything must be taken into account. If the fact will not fit the theory — let the theory go.  (The Mysterious Affair at Styles)
  • Imagination is a good servant, and a bad master. The simplest explanation is always the most likely. (The Mysterious Affair at Styles)
  • The past is the father of the present. (Hallowe'en Party)
  • I have made it a rule never to argue with very positive ladies. You comprehend, it is a waste of time. (The Under Dog)
  • Stupidity — it is the sin that is never forgiven and always punished. (Cards on the Table)