J.B.Priestley Quotes and its meanings

J.B.Priestley has written on many topics. Some of the topics he has discussed most are as follows;

Age Communication Death Happiness Hope Humor Marriage Morning Respect Smile Society War

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J.B.Priestley has written on many topics but he is most famous for his work about age, communication, death, happiness, hope, humor, marriage, morning, respect, smile, society & war. People always share Age quotes, Communication quotes, death, happiness, hope, humor, marriage, morning, respect & smile from his literary works.

What are the top most famous quotes by J.B.Priestley?

Here are the top most famous quotes by J.B.Priestley.

  • We pay when old for the excesses of youth.
  • There was no respect for youth when I was young, and now that I am old, there is no respect for age, I missed it coming and going.
  • Living in an age of advertisement, we are perpetually disillusioned. The perfect life is spread before us every day, but it changes and withers at a touch.
  • The more we elaborate our means of communication, the less we communicate.
  • If we openly declare what is wrong with us, what is our deepest need, then perhaps the death and despair will by degrees disappear.
  • To show a child what once delighted you, to find the child's delight added to your own - this is happiness.
  • I never read the life of any important person without discovering that he knew more and could do more than I could ever hope to know or do in half a dozen lifetimes.
  • Comedy, we may say, is society protecting itself - with a smile.
  • Marriage is like paying an endless visit in your worst clothes.
  • I have always been delighted at the prospect of a new day, a fresh try, one more start, with perhaps a bit of magic waiting somewhere behind the morning.