Fictitious Related Quotes
Have you ever been married? Had that thing of someone calling you by a name not your own? It's unsettling. It's like a fictitious person.
Democracy cannot consist solely of elections that are nearly always fictitious and managed by rich landowners and professional politicians.
I do not scruple to employ mendacity and a fictitious appearance of female incompetence when the occasion demands it.
So the poet, who wants to be something that he cannot be, and is a failure in plain life, makes up fictitious versions of his predicament that are interesting even to other persons because nobody is a perfect automobile salesman.
The onset of a crisis is usually triggered by a spectacular failure which shakes confidence in fictitious forms of capital.
My fictitious characters will take the bit between their teeth and gallop off and do something that I hadn't counted on. However, I always insist on dragging them back to the straight and narrow.
“The state is the great fictitious entity by which everyone seeks to live at the expense of everyone else.”
We should seek to cooperate with Europe, not to divide Europe to a fictitious new and a fictitious old.
The spectacle of a great, solvent government paying a fictitious price for gold it did not want and did not need and doing it on purpose to debase the value of its own paper currency was one to astonish the world.