• They wrote in the old days that it is sweet and fitting to die for one's country. But in modern war there is nothing sweet nor fitting in your dying. You will die like a dog for no good reason.
    ~ Ernest Hemingway
    War
  • All you have to do is write one true sentence. Write the truest sentence that you know.
    ~ Ernest Hemingway
  • Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.
    ~ Ernest Hemingway
    War
  • Always do sober what you said you'd do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut.
    ~ Ernest Hemingway
  • Courage is grace under pressure.
    ~ Ernest Hemingway
  • Wars are caused by undefended wealth.
    ~ Ernest Hemingway
    War
  • The shortest answer is doing the thing.
    The shortest answer is doing the thing.
    ~ Ernest Hemingway
  • Prose is architecture, not interior decoration.
    ~ Ernest Hemingway
  • Always do sober what you said you'd do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut.
    Always do sober what you said you'd do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut.
    ~ Ernest Hemingway
  • Never mistake motion for action.
    ~ Ernest Hemingway