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Dell Shannon

  • It's curious how many people are ready to believe that the highest prices guarantee the best value.

  • Nobody keeps a cat. They condescend to live with you is all.

  • Hard to guess what people see in each other, fortunately for the continued existence of the human race.

  • It was said that if you sent a telegram saying All is discovered to any ten people at random, nine of them would pack bags and start running.

  • One thing life's taught me, Mr. Mendoza, is that all you need is enough. You can't eat more than one meal at a time ...

Dell Shannon, U.S. writer

(1921 - 1988)

Real name: Barbara Elizabeth Linington, known as Elizabeth Linington. She also wrote as Lesley Egan, Anne Blaisdell,  and Egan O’Neill. (See other quotations under Linington, Egan, and Blaisdell.)