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You will recall the proud statement made recently by a Fascist general--"We have four columns in front of Madrid and a fifth insid
Better than succeeding little by little is failing at one go.
A German immersed in any civilization different from his own loses a weight equivalent in volume to the amount of intelligence he
Pride in a man is confused with dignity; in a woman, with self-love.
Sensuality without love is a sin; love without sensuality is worse than a sin.
Morality measured in centimeters: all mothers believe that only their daughters dance decently.
When you are listening to music it is better to cover your eyes than your ears.
When the English have scored a goal, they think nothing more remains to be done.
True art tries not to attract attention--in order to be noticed.
A reformer knows neither how to do nor to undo.
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