Quote by COUNT VICTOR LUSTIG, 1890-1947 - Deepstash

Everything turns gray when I don’t have at least one mark on the horizon. Life then seems empty and depressing. I cannot understand honest men. They lead desperate lives, full of boredom.

COUNT VICTOR LUSTIG, 1890-1947

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