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Fear of error which everything recalls to me at every moment of the flight of my ideas, this mania for control, makes men prefer r ...
Old maids, having never bent their temper or their lives to other lives and other tempers, as woman's destiny requires, have for t ...
What is the disease which manifests itself in an inability to leave a party--any party at all--until it is all over and the lights ...
It is useless to check the vain dunce who has caught the mania of scribbling, whether prose or poetry, canzonets or criticisms,--l ...
Don't pay any attention to Ah Ling. He has a mania for quoting Confucius. And Charlie Chan.
Grandpa: Penny, why don't you write a play about ism-mania?
Penny: Ism-mania?
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It is a mania shared by philosophers of all ages to deny what exists and to explain what does not exist.
This mania of the mothers of the period, to be constantly in pursuit of a son-in-law.
They do not sweat and whine about their condition,
They do not lie awake in the dark and weep for their sins,
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Death is an incident producing clay. Use it, mold it, learn from it.
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