"The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in mind at the same time and still retain the ability to function."
"Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present."F. Scott Fitzgerald on Roger Babson
"The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time."F. Scott Fitzgerald on Abraham Lincoln
"Lost time is never found again."F. Scott Fitzgerald on Benjamin Franklin
"Patience and time do more than strength or passion."F. Scott Fitzgerald on Jean de La Fontaine
"The future is something which everyone reaches at the rate of 60 minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is."F. Scott Fitzgerald on C. S. Lewis
"Though the Jazz Age continued it became less and less an affair of youth. The sequel was like a children's party taken over by the elders."
"Great art is the contempt of a great man for small art."
"The compensation of a very early success is a conviction that life is a romantic matter. In the best sense one stays young."
"Advertising is a racket, like the movies and the brokerage business. You cannot be honest without admitting that its constructive contribution to humanity is exactly minus zero."
"Genius is the ability to put into effect what is on your mind."