It is frivolous stuff, and how rare, how precious is frivolity! How few writers can prostitute all their powers! They are always implying 'I am capable of higher things.'
All millionaires love a baked apple.Ronald Firbank
There was a pause – just long enough for an angel to pass, flying slowly.Ronald Firbank
The world is disgracefully managed, one hardly knows to whom to complain.Ronald Firbank
I suppose when there's no more room for another crow's-foot, one attains a sort of peace?Ronald Firbank
"Oh! help me, heaven," she prayed, "to be decorative and to do right!"Ronald Firbank
He had something of the air, if one can imagine such a combination, of a witty and decadent Red Indian.Ronald Firbank
On we read, confusing the characters with the incidents and neglecting the outcome, but tickled by the images and the turns of the talk. It is frivolous stuff, and how rare, how precious is frivolity! How few writers can prostitute all their powers!Ronald Firbank