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F. Scott Fitzgerald quotes and sayings

Author | Born: September 24, 1896 - Died: December 21, 1940
F. Scott Fitzgerald motivational quote : My generation of radicals and breakers-down never found anything to take the place of the old virtues of work and courage and the old graces of courtesy and politeness.
F. Scott Fitzgerald motivational quote : When people are taken out of their depths they lose their heads, no matter how charming a bluff they may put up.
F. Scott Fitzgerald motivational quote : Cut out all these exclamation points. An exclamation point is like laughing at your own joke.
F. Scott Fitzgerald motivational quote : I wish I could write. I get these ideas but I never seem to be able to put them in words.
F. Scott Fitzgerald motivational quote : The invitation to Miss Myra St. Claire's bobbing party spent the morning in his coat pocket, where it had an intense physical affair with a dusty piece of peanut brittle.
F. Scott Fitzgerald motivational quote : Shakespeare--whetting, frustrating, surprising and gratifying.
F. Scott Fitzgerald motivational quote : Murder your darlings.
F. Scott Fitzgerald motivational quote : It's just that I feel so sad these wonderful nights. I sort of feel they're never coming again, and I'm not really getting all I could out of them.
F. Scott Fitzgerald motivational quote : Once I thought that Lake Forest was the most glamorous place in the world. Maybe it was.
F. Scott Fitzgerald motivational quote : I want to be a society vampire, you see.
F. Scott Fitzgerald motivational quote : An author ought to write for the youth of his own generation, the critics of the next, and the schoolmaster of ever afterwards.
F. Scott Fitzgerald motivational quote : Who would not be pleased at carrying lamps helpfully through the darkness?
F. Scott Fitzgerald motivational quote : And will I like being called a jazz-baby? You will love it.