Thought provoking motivational quotes by Agatha Christie

The most famous crime novelist Agatha Christie has given a ladder to all the writers to make their own name. She has inaugurated the crime into books otherwise only fiction and romance dwelled in literature. She taught herself to read and write and with her imaginative power, she became the queen of detective fiction. Her character Hercule Poirot is her partner in crime as everywhere he happens to be there, traveling or what a coincidence graces his presence on the crime scene. Some readers say that Agatha actually desires to become a detective but such a profession was not suitable for women in those days.

Top quotes of Agatha Christie: Everlasting words of wisdom

I like living. I have sometimes been wildly, despairingly, acutely miserable, racked with sorrow; but through it all, I still know quite certainly that just to be alive is a grand thing.”
― Agatha Christie
“It is a curious thought, but it is only when you see people looking ridiculous that you realize just how much you love them. ”
― Agatha Christie, Agatha Christie: An Autobiography
“Very few of us are what we seem.”
― Agatha Christie, The Man in the Mist
“The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.”
― Agatha Christie, Murder on the Orient Express
“Poirot,” I said. “I have been thinking.”
“An admirable exercise my friend. Continue it.”
― Agatha Christie, Peril at End House

-The Last Seance (from The Hound of Death and Other Stories, also Double Sin and Other Stories)
― Agatha Christie, The Hound of Death and Other Stories

“An archaeologist is the best husband a woman can have. The older she gets, the more interested he is in her.”
― Agatha Christie
“If you place your head in a lion’s mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.”
― Agatha Christie
“Instinct is a marvelous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.”
― Agatha Christie, The Mysterious Affair at Styles
“The best time for planning a book is while you’re doing the dishes. ”
― Agatha Christie
“You gave too much rein to your imagination. Imagination is a good servant and a bad master. The simplest explanation is always the most likely.”
― Agatha Christie, The Mysterious Affair at Styles
“One doesn’t recognize the really important moments in one’s life until it’s too late.”
― Agatha Christie
“Never do anything yourself that others can do for you.”
― Agatha Christie, The Labours of Hercules
“It is really a hard life. Men will not be nice to you if you are not good-looking, and women will not be nice to you if you are.”
― Agatha Christie, The Man in the Brown Suit
“Never tell all you know—not even to the person you know best.”
― Agatha Christie, The Secret Adversary
“One of the saddest things in life is the things one remembers.”
― Agatha Christie
“The young people think the old people are fools — but the old people know the young people are fools.”
― Agatha Christie, Murder at the Vicarage
“As a matter of fact it wouldn’t be safe to tell any man the truth about his wife! Funnily enough, I’d trust most women with the truth about their husbands. Women can accept the fact that a man is a rotter, a swindler, a drug taker, a confirmed liar, and a general swine, without batting an eyelash, and without its impairing their affection for the brute in the least. Women are wonderful realists.”
― Agatha Christie, Murder in Mesopotamia
“Time is the best killer.”
― Agatha Christie
“The truth, however ugly in itself, is always curious and beautiful to seekers after it.”
― Agatha Christie, The Murder of Roger Ackroyd