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José's my first non-rat romance. Not that he's my idea of the absolute finito. He's too prim and cautious to be my absolute ideal
Love is made by two people, in different kinds of solitude. It can be in a crowd, but in an oblivious crowd.
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.
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