Cards on the Table
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"Cards on the Table" Quotes

By Agatha Christie

mystery | 324 pages | Published in NaN

A flamboyant party host is murdered in full view of a roomful of bridge players… Mr Shaitana was famous as a flamboyant party host. Nevertheless, he was a man of whom everybody was a little afraid. So, when he boasted to Poirot that he considered murder an art form, the detective had some reservations about accepting a party invitation to view Shaitana’s private collection. Indeed, what began as an absorbing evening of bridge was to turn into a more dangerous game altogether…

ISBN_13:9780425205952

Quotes

One can always trust a woman's instinct.

Agatha Christie

Luck is a very capricious lady.

Agatha Christie

In this world, there are only two tragedies. One is not getting what one wants, and the other is getting it.

Agatha Christie

The best way to keep a secret is to make it public.

Agatha Christie

The trouble with some women is that they get all excited about nothing - and then marry him.

Agatha Christie

No one really wants to know how it's done. They just want to know who did it.

Agatha Christie

The truth is not always what one wants to hear.

Agatha Christie

Murder is never an accident. It's always the result of a plan.

Agatha Christie

Sometimes I feel that I must give up crime and take to farming or something equally respectable.

Agatha Christie

Suspicion is the most insulting thing in the world.

Agatha Christie