「I sometimes wonder if the tale-bearer is not as guilty as the tale-maker.」
「The pitcher will go to the well once too often.」
「The most unlikely people doing the most surprising things. Don't you agree, Miss Marple?
On the contrary, I usually find the most likely people behaving exactly as I would have expected.」
「Most crimes are so absurdly simple. Quite sane and straightforward, in an unpleasant sort of way. The truth was really very obvious. You saw it. But hadn't the confidence to put two and two together. Misdirection, the conjuror's trick, making everyone look at the wrong thing.」
「I've never believed there's such a thing as perfect murder. There's always been something doesn't quite fit.」
「Love makes us do the strangest things.」
「We should count ourselves blessed if we are allowed just one shot at happiness.」