Only the Greatest and the Best Quotes from Joseph Conrad
Quote : "The conquest of the earth, which mostly means the taking it away from those who have a different complexion or slightly flatter noses than ourselves, is not a pretty thing when you look into it too much."
Quote : "It's queer how out of touch with truth women are."
Quote : "They(women) live in a world of their own, and there has never been anything like it, and never can be."
Quote : "I could see every rib, the joints of their limbs were like knots in a rope; each had an iron collar on his neck, and all were connected together with a chain whose bights swung between them, rhythmically clinking."
Quote : "I've seen the devil of violence, and the devil of greed, and the devil of hot desire; but, by all the stars! these were strong, lusty, red-eyed devils, that swayed and drove men?men, I tell you."
Quote : "Triumphant health in the general rout of constitutions is a kind of power in itself"
Quote : "By heavens! there is something after all in the world allowing one man to steal a horse while another must not look at a halter."