Vicki Baum, fully Hedwig "Vicki" Baum

Vicki
Baum, fully Hedwig "Vicki" Baum
1888
1960

Austrian Writer best known for "People at a Hotel"

Author Quotes

He who does not move with the times is a dead man.

A woman who is loved always has success.

A writer should always have some profession which brings him into close contact with the reality's of life.

Fame always brings loneliness. Success is as ice cold and lonely as the North Pole.

Pity is the deadliest feeling that can be offered to a woman.

Success is as ice cold and lonely as the North Pole.

The deadliest feeling that can be offered to a woman is pity.

There are short-cuts to happiness and dancing is one of them

What I like about Hollywood is that one can get along by knowing two words of English -- SWELL and LOUSY.

Worries are the most stubborn habits in the world. Even after a poor man has won a huge lottery prize, he will still for months wake up in the night with a start, worrying about food and rent.

You don’t get ulcers from what you eat. You get them from what’s eating you.

Marriage always demands the greatest understanding of the art of insincerity possible between two human beings.

To be a Jew is a destiny.

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First Name
Vicki
Last Name
Baum, fully Hedwig "Vicki" Baum
Birth Date
1888
Death Date
1960
Bio

Austrian Writer best known for "People at a Hotel"