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Wilkie Collins

Dátum narodenia: 8. január 1824
Dátum úmrtia: 23. september 1889
Ďalšie mená:വിൽക്കി കോളിൻസ്,ویلکی کالینز


William Wilkie Collins bol britský spisovateľ, jeden zo zakladateľov detektívneho žánru.

Citáty Wilkie Collins


„My hour for tea is half-past five, and my buttered toast waits for nobody.“

— Wilkie Collins, The Woman in White
Volume II [Tauchnitz, 1860] ([https://books.google.com/books?id=xAm2X8YfpJIC&pg=PA226 p. 226]) Also in The Secret Ingredient by Laura Schaefer [Simon & Schuster, 2012, ISBN 1-442-41960-1] ([https://books.google.com/books?id=o1ctj37QuikC&pg=PA169 p. 169])

„Any woman who is sure of her own wits, is a match, at any time, for a man who is not sure of his own temper.“

— Wilkie Collins, The Woman in White
Volume 1 [Bernhard Tauchnitz, 1860] ([https://books.google.com/books?id=rszxUvpszaMC&pg=PA336 p. 336]) Also in The King of Inventors: A Life of Wilkie Collins by Catherine Peters ([https://books.google.com/books?id=T0AABAAAQBAJ&pg=PA224 p. 224])


„Silence is safe.“

— Wilkie Collins, The Woman in White

„Your tears come easy, when you're young, and beginning the world. Your tears come easy, when you're old, and leaving it.“

— Wilkie Collins, The Moonstone
[Street, 1868] ([https://books.google.com/books?id=sAqXBQAAQBAJ&pg=PA82 p. 86]) Also in [https://books.google.com/books?id=E2S3nWp-lAgC&pg=PT61 Soulsalsa: 17 Surprising Steps for Godly Living in the 21st Century] by Leonard Sweet [Zondervan, 2009, ISBN 0-310-83380-9]


„We had our breakfasts--whatever happens in a house, robbery or murder, it doesn't matter, you must have your breakfast.“

— Wilkie Collins, The Moonstone
The Moonstone [Street, 1868] ([https://books.google.com/books?id=FmsOAAAAQAAJ&pg=PA49 p. 49]). Also in Recipes from an Edwardian Country House: A Stately English Home Shares Its Classic Tastes by Laura Schaefer [Simon & Schuster, 2013, ISBN 1-476-73033-4] ([https://books.google.com/books?id=zZPzAQAAQBAJ&pg=PA22 p. 22])

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