But I know human nature, my friend, and I tell you that, suddenly confronted with the possibility of being tried for murder, the most innocent person will lose his head and do the most absurd things.
Murder on the Orient Express)
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I specialize in murders of quiet, domestic interest.
One doesn't recognize the really important moments in one's life until it's too late.
Oh dear, I never realized what a terrible lot of explaining one has to do in a murder
Oh, I'm not afraid of death! What have I got to live for after all? I suppose you believe it's very wrong to kill a person who has injured you-even if they've taken away everything you had in the world?
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