Gossip Related Quotes



Yiddish is the voice of exile, the tongue of ghettos, but I'll shed a tear when it joins ancient Greek and dead Latin. For gossip and insult, you can't beat Yiddish.

Linda Barnes


“The secret of biography resides in finding the link between talent and achievement. A biography seems irrelevant if it doesn't discover the overlap between what the individual did and the life that made this possible. Without discovering that, you have shapeless happenings and gossip.”

Leon Edel


“Gossip needn't be false to be evil - there's a lot of truth that shouldn't be passed around.”

Frank A. Clark


“Gossip is what you say about the objects of flattery when they aren't present.”

P. J. O'rourke


Do not leave your reputation to chance or gossip; it is your life's artwork, and you must craft it, hone it, and display it with the care of an artist.

Robert Greene


“Gossip is only the lack of a worthy memory”

Elbert Hubbard


If you want to know how far gossip travels, do this - take a feather pillow up on a roof, slice it open, and let the feathers fly away on the wind. Then go and find every single feather and re-stuff the pillow.

Rebecca Pidgeon


Sometimes I think the human animal doesn't really need food or water to survive, only gossip.

Steve Toltz


Don't talk about yourself; it will be done when you leave.

Wilson Mizner


I believe all literature started as gossip.

Rita Mae Brown