W. Somerset Maugham Quote

She saw shrewdly that the world is quickly bored by the recital of misfortune, and willingly avoids the sight of distress.


Ch. 16, p. 61 - The Moon and Sixpence (1919)

Picture Quote 1

She saw shrewdly that the world is quickly bored by the recital of misfortune, and willingly avoids the sight of distress.

Picture Quote 2

She saw shrewdly that the world is quickly bored by the recital of misfortune, and willingly avoids the sight of distress.

Picture Quote 3

She saw shrewdly that the world is quickly bored by the recital of misfortune, and willingly avoids the sight of distress.

Picture Quote 4

She saw shrewdly that the world is quickly bored by the recital of misfortune, and willingly avoids the sight of distress.