Ernest Hemingway Quotes

The most painful thing is losing yourself in the process of loving someone too much, and forgetting that you are special too.
“The most painful thing is losing yourself in the process of loving someone too much, and forgetting that you are special too.”
Never confuse movement with action.
“Never confuse movement with action.”
Never mistake motion for action.
“Never mistake motion for action.”
The world breaks everyone, and afterwards many are strong at the broken places.
“The world breaks everyone, and afterwards many are strong at the broken places.”
In any art you're allowed to steal anything if you can make it better.
“In any art you're allowed to steal anything if you can make it better.”
Every man's life ends the same way. It is only the details of how he lived and how he died that distinguish one man from another.
“Every man's life ends the same way. It is only the details of how he lived and how he died that distinguish one man from another.”
There is no friend as loyal as a book.
“There is no friend as loyal as a book.”
You are so brave and quiet, I forget you are suffering.
“You are so brave and quiet, I forget you are suffering.”
Life is pain, so live it up while you can.
“Life is pain, so live it up while you can.”
Night is always darker before the dawn and life is the same, the hard times will pass, everything will get better and sun will shine brighter than ever.
“Night is always darker before the dawn and life is the same, the hard times will pass, everything will get better and sun will shine brighter than ever.”
The things of the night cannot be explained in the day, because they do not then exist.
“The things of the night cannot be explained in the day, because they do not then exist.”
You can't get away from yourself by moving from one place to another.
“You can't get away from yourself by moving from one place to another.”
All a man has is pride. Sometimes you have it so much it is a sin. We have all done things for pride that we knew were impossible. We didn't care. But a man must implement his pride with intelligence and care.
“All a man has is pride. Sometimes you have it so much it is a sin. We have all done things for pride that we knew were impossible. We didn't care. But a man must implement his pride with intelligence and care.”
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
“Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.”
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow men. True nobility lies in being superior to your former self.
“There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow men. True nobility lies in being superior to your former self.”
When people talk, listen completely.
“When people talk, listen completely.”
Courage is grace under pressure.
“Courage is grace under pressure.”
The thing is to become a master and, in your old age, to acquire the courage to do what children did when they knew nothing.
“The thing is to become a master and, in your old age, to acquire the courage to do what children did when they knew nothing.”
I like to listen. I have learned a great deal from listening carefully. Most people never listen.
“I like to listen. I have learned a great deal from listening carefully. Most people never listen.”
The best way to find out if you can trust somebody is to trust them.
“The best way to find out if you can trust somebody is to trust them.”
Now is no time to think of what you do not have. Think of what you can do with what there is.
“Now is no time to think of what you do not have. Think of what you can do with what there is.”