Hector Hugh Munro (18 December 1870 – 13 November 1916), better known by the pen name Saki, and also frequently as H. H. Munro, was a British writer whose witty, mischievous and sometimes macabre stories satirised Edwardian society and culture. He is considered a master of the short story and often compared to O. Henry and Dorothy Parker. Influence ...
Children with Hyacinth's temperament don't know better as they grow older; they merely know more.
We all know that Prime Ministers are wedded to the truth, but like other wedded couples they sometimes live apart.
No one has ever said it, but how painfully true it is that the poor have us always with them.
He spends his life explaining from his pulpit that the glory of Christianity consists in the fact that though it is not true it has been found necessary to invent it.
Poverty keeps together more homes than it breaks up.