作家 职业名言

You see, the problem with Dave Cameron is that people know who he is. The less people know about him, the more he's likely to get re-elected.

你看,戴夫·卡梅伦的问题是人们知道他是谁。人们对他的了解越少,他连任的可能性就越大。

吉尔

You don't have a choice about fashion or aesthetics - you're in it, whether you like it or not.

你在时尚和美学上没有选择——不管你喜不喜欢,你都在其中。

吉尔

I don't know if English is the only language where some expressions only and solely mean the opposite of what they say but we do have an awful lot of them.

我不知道英语是不是唯一一种语言,有些表达方式仅仅和他们所说的意思相反,但我们确实有很多这样的表达方式。

吉尔

Boredom is not a thing. It's not a feeling or a condition. It is the absence of feelings, things and conditions.

无聊不是一回事。这不是一种感觉或状况。它是没有感情,没有事物,没有条件。

吉尔

I can tell very quickly when people are lying.

我能很快看出人们在说谎。

吉尔

Writing, for me, is the great organiser. It's while writing that I think most deeply about things.

写作,对我来说,是伟大的组织者。写作的时候,我对事物的思考最深刻。

吉尔

I'm frightened of my innate vanity. I mean: the suits lined with scarves? Even I know the warning signs. I could quite easily end up in a tiny Playboy mansion, all on my own.

我害怕我天生的虚荣心。我的意思是:用围巾衬里的西装?就连我都知道警告信号。我可以很容易地在一个小小的花花公子大厦结束,所有我自己。

吉尔

All people from small islands dance funny.

所有来自小岛的人跳舞都很有趣。

吉尔

And learn to tie a bow - it's not difficult and there's no excuse for either a clip-on or the hideous Hollywood straight tie.

学会系蝴蝶结-这并不难,也没有理由戴夹式领带或好莱坞式的领带。

吉尔

Nature gave you your look and there's only a limited amount you can do about that, but what you wear is the skin you choose for yourself.

大自然给了你你的外表,你只能做有限的事情,但你穿的是你为自己选择的皮肤。

吉尔

No 13-year-old or over should ever be seen in trousers that finish above the ankle. It doesn't matter how good your legs are, or if you're on a beach in Bermuda where they invented the things.

13岁或13岁以上的孩子不应该穿到脚踝以上的裤子。不管你的腿有多好,也不管你是不是在百慕大的海滩上,他们发明了这些东西。

吉尔

It is impossible to be taken seriously in shorts. No one has ever cared about anything said by a man in shorts.

穿短裤是不可能被认真对待的。从来没有人关心过一个穿短裤的人说的话。

吉尔