Who on Earth is Agatha Christie?

Agatha Christie is one of the best known detective authors known for her character Hercule Poirot.

Books by Agatha Christie

Quotes by Agatha Christie

“An archaeologist is the best husband a woman can have. The older she gets, the more interested he is in her.”

Agatha Christie

“Courage is the resolution to face the unforeseen.”

Agatha Christie Death Comes as the End

“Fear is incomplete knowledge.”

Agatha Christie Death Comes as the End

“Generalisations are seldom if ever true and are usually utterly inaccurate.”

Agatha Christie Murder at the Vicarage

“Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that's no reason not to give it.”

Agatha Christie

“He laughs best who laughs at the end.”

Agatha Christie The Big Four

“I don’t think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention, in my opinion, arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness - to save oneself trouble.”

Agatha Christie An Autobiography

“I've always believed in writing without a collaborator, because where two people are writing the same book, each believes he gets all the worries and only half the royalties.”

Agatha Christie

“If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.”

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“Imagination is a good servant, and a bad master.”

Agatha Christie The Mysterious Affair at Styles

“Instinct is a marvelous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.”

Agatha Christie The Mysterious Affair at Styles

“It is really a hard life. Men will not be nice to you if you are not good-looking, and women will not be nice to you if you are.”

Agatha Christie The Man in the Brown Suit

“It's what's in yourself that makes you happy or unhappy.”

Agatha Christie A Murder is Announced

“Never do anything yourself that others can do for you.”

Agatha Christie The Labours of Hercules

“One doesn't recognize the really important moments in one's life until it's too late.”

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“The best time for planning a book is while you're doing the dishes.”

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“The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.”

Agatha Christie Murder on the Orient Express

“The past is the father of the present.”

Agatha Christie Hallowe'en Party

“The secret of getting ahead is getting started.”

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“The young people think the old people are fools - but the old people know the young people are fools.”

Agatha Christie Murder at the Vicarage

“Time is the best killer.”

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“Two people rarely see the same thing.”

Agatha Christie The Murder on the Links

“Very few of us are what we seem.”

Agatha Christie The Man in the Mist

“Words are only the outer clothing of ideas.”

Agatha Christie The A.B.C. Murders