49 Total Quotes

Samuel Beckett Quotes

Samuel Beckett
Make sense who may. I switch off.
Samuel Beckett
#Resignation

Samuel Beckett
Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try Again. Fail again. Fail better.
Samuel Beckett
#Irish Playwright #Quote of the Day #Motivational

Samuel Beckett
Nothing happens, nobody comes, nobody goes, it's awful.
Samuel Beckett
#Inertia

Samuel Beckett
We are not saints, but we have kept our appointment. How many people can boast as much?
Samuel Beckett
#People #Irish Playwright

Samuel Beckett
Personally I have no bone to pick with graveyards, I take the air there willingly, perhaps more willingly than elsewhere, when take the air I must.
Samuel Beckett
#Irish Playwright

Samuel Beckett
Absolute virtue is as sure to kill a man as absolute vice is, let alone the dullness of it and the pomposities of it
Samuel Beckett
#Man

Samuel Beckett
In the landscape of extinction, precision is next to godliness.
Samuel Beckett
#Irish Playwright

Samuel Beckett
I shall state silences more competently than ever a better man spangled the butterflies of vertigo.
Samuel Beckett
#Irish Playwright #Man

Samuel Beckett
The bastard! He doesn't exist!
Samuel Beckett
#God

Samuel Beckett
Personally I have no bone to pick with graveyards.
Samuel Beckett
#Irish Playwright

Samuel Beckett
The tears of the world are a constant quality. For each one who begins to weep, somewhere else another stops. The same is true of the laugh.
Samuel Beckett
#Irish Playwright #Laughter

Samuel Beckett
Nothing is funnier than unhappiness, I grant you that. Yes, yes, it's the most comical thing in the world.
Samuel Beckett
#Irish Playwright

Samuel Beckett
I have my faults, but changing my tune is not one of them.
Samuel Beckett
#Irish Playwright

Samuel Beckett
We are all born mad. Some remain so.
Samuel Beckett
#Irish Playwright

Samuel Beckett
Words are all we have.
Samuel Beckett
#Irish Playwright

Samuel Beckett
What do I know of man's destiny? I could tell you more about radishes.
Samuel Beckett
#Destiny #Irish Playwright

Samuel Beckett
Go on failing. Go on. Only next time, try to fail better.
Samuel Beckett
#Failure #Irish Playwright

Samuel Beckett
It is right that he too should have his little chronicle, his memories, his reason, and be able to recognize the good in the bad, the bad in the worst, and so grow gently old down all the unchanging days, and die one day like any other day, only shorter.
Samuel Beckett
#Irish Playwright

Samuel Beckett
If you do not love me I shall not be loved If I do not love you I shall not love.
Samuel Beckett
#Irish Playwright

Samuel Beckett
I can't go on. I'll go on.
Samuel Beckett
#Irish Playwright

Samuel Beckett
Dublin university contains the cream of Ireland: Rich and thick.
Samuel Beckett
#Irish Playwright

Samuel Beckett
Habit is a great deadener.
Samuel Beckett
#Irish Playwright #Habit