[T]hey liked their gossip strong and highly flavored, like their tea.
Nothing travels faster than light, with the possible exception of bad news, which follows its own rules.
When you are in trouble, people who call to sympathize are really looking for the particulars.
Men have always detested women’s gossip because they suspect the truth: Their measurements are being taken and compared.
Gossip needn’t be false to be evil — there’s a lot of truth that shouldn’t be passed around.
I look at it this way. I’m not an eavesdropper; I have an attention surplus disorder.
If you reveal your secrets to the wind, you should not blame the wind for revealing them to the trees.
No one gossips about other people’s secret virtues.
If an American was condemned to confine his activity to his own affairs, he would be robbed of one half of his existence.