William Somerset Maugham ( MAWM; 25 January 1874 – 16 December 1965) was an English writer, known for his plays, novels and short stories. Born in Paris, where he spent his first ten years, Maugham was schooled in England and went to a German university. He became a medical student...
The love that lasts the longest is the love that is never returned.
I believe a leaf of grass is no less than the journey-work of the stars.
A morning-glory at my window satisfies me more than the metaphysics of books.
In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous.