Find the best quotes by Ernest Hemingway.
Cowardice… is almost always simply a lack of ability to suspend functioning of the imagination.
You’re beautiful, like a May fly.
All our words from loose using have lost their edge.
No weapon has ever settled a moral problem. It can impose a solution but it cannot guarantee it to be a just one.
Writing and travel broaden your ass if not your mind and I like to write standing up.
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
Somebody just back of you while you are fishing is as bad as someone looking over your shoulder while you write a letter to your…
But man is not made for defeat. A man can be destroyed but not defeated.
I know only that what is moral is what you feel good after and what is immoral is what you feel bad after.
For a long time now I have tried simply to write the best I can. Sometimes I have good luck and write better than I…
What is moral is what you feel good after, and what is immoral is what you feel bad after.
Man is not made for defeat.
To be a successful father… there’s one absolute rule: when you have a kid, don’t look at it for the first two years.
I never had to choose a subject – my subject rather chose me.
Decadence is a difficult word to use since it has become little more than a term of abuse applied by critics to anything they do…
Fear of death increases in exact proportion to increase in wealth.
When I have an idea, I turn down the flame, as if it were a little alcohol stove, as low as it will go. Then…
A serious writer is not to be confounded with a solemn writer. A serious writer may be a hawk or a buzzard or even a…
Hesitation increases in relation to risk in equal proportion to age.
The good parts of a book may be only something a writer is lucky enough to overhear or it may be the wreck of his…
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