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I remember when I was younger, there was a well-known writer who used to dart down the back way whenever saw me coming. I suppose ...
A flow of words is a sure sign of duplicity.
A country is strong which consists of wealthy families, every member of whom is interested in defending a common treasure; it is w ...
Love may be or it may not, but where it is, it ought to reveal itself in its immensity.
Courtesy is only a thin veneer on the general selfishness.
The man as he converses is the lover; silent, he is the husband.
It is the mark of a great man that he puts to flight all ordinary calculations. He is at once sublime and touching, childlike and ...
Virtue, my pet, is an abstract idea, varying in its manifestations with the surroundings. Virtue in Provence, in Constantinople, i ...
The fact is that love is of two kinds--one which commands, and one which obeys. The two are quite distinct, and the passion to whi ...
Society bristles with enigmas which look hard to solve. It is a perfect maze of intrigue.
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