Famous quotes containing the words sydney, years and/or eve:
“You cant appreciate home till youve left it, money till its spent, your wife till shes joined a womans club, nor Old Glory till you see it hanging on a broomstick on the shanty of a consul in a foreign town.”
—O. Henry [William Sydney Porter] (18621910)
“Porter: O.K., O.K., you win. Ill marry you. How bout it?
Lora May: Thanks. For nuthin.
Porter: Now what kind of an answer is that?
Lora May: I dont know. I just felt like it, thats all.
Porter: Well do all right, kid. Were startin out where it takes most marriages years to get.”
—Joseph L. Mankiewicz (19091993)
“The only way to spend New Years Eve is either quietly with friends or in a brothel. Otherwise when the evening ends and people pair off, someone is bound to be left in tears.”
—W.H. (Wystan Hugh)