A horse is dangerous at both ends and uncomfortable in the middle.
Ian Fleming, The Sunday Times (1966).
The scent and smoke and sweat of a casino are nauseating at three in the morning.Ian Fleming
'I take a ridiculous pleasure in what I eat and drink. It come partly from being a bachelor, but mostly from a habit of taking a lot of trouble over details. It's very pernickety and oldmaidish really, but then when I'm working I generally have to eat my meals alone and it makes them more interesting when one takes trouble.'Ian Fleming
He sat down next door in the seat she had left and watched the grim suburbs of Philadelphia showing their sores, like beggars, to the rich train.Ian Fleming
Once is happenstance. Twice is coincidence. Three times, it's enemy action.Ian Fleming