18 Total Quotes

William McFee Quotes

There is nothing like an odor to stir memories.
William McFee
#American Writer #Memories

One must choose between Obscurity with Efficiency, and Fame with its inevitable collateral of Bluff.
William McFee
#American Writer

Terrible and sublime thought, that every moment is supreme for some man and woman, every hour the apotheosis of some passion!
William McFee
#American Writer

People don't seem to realize that doing what's right's no guarantee against misfortune.
William McFee
#American Writer

Fear, born of that stern matron, Responsibility.
William McFee
#American Writer

Doing what's right is no guarantee against misfortune.
William McFee
#American Writer

There are some men whom a staggering emotional shock, so far from making them mental invalids for life, seems, on the other hand, to awaken, to galvanize, to arouse into an almost incredible activity of soul.
William McFee
#Emotions

If fate means you to lose, give him a good fight anyhow.
William McFee
#American Writer

The world belongs to the enthusiast who keeps cool.
William McFee
#Enthusiasm #Pearls of Wisdom #Positive #Editor's Pick #Quote of the Day #Life

A young man must let his ideas grow, not be continually rooting them up to see how they are getting on.
William McFee
#American Writer

It is so much easier to tell intimate things in the dark.
William McFee
#American Writer

People don't ever seem to realize that doing what's right is no guarantee against misfortune.
William McFee
#American Writer