More From Georges Simenon
- "One of them, for example, which will probably haunt me more than any other is the problem of communication."
- "The fact that we are I don’t know how many millions of people, yet communication, complete communication, is completely impossible between two of those people, is to me one of the biggest tragic themes in the world."
More In Nature
- "I think that if people are instructed about anything, it should be about the nature of cruelty. And about why people behave so cruelly to each other. And what kind of satisfactions they derive from it. And why there is always a cost, and a price to be paid."― Richard Russo
- "The perfect joys of heaven do not satisfy the cravings of nature."― William Hazlitt
- "It is not light that we need, but fire; it is not the gentle shower, but thunder. We need the storm, the whirlwind, and the earthquake."― Frederick Douglass