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Would you convey my compliments to the purist who reads your proofs and tell him or her that I write in a sort of broken-down pato ...
The New Year is the season in which custom seems more particularly to authorize civil and harmless lies, under the name of complim ...
Children who grow up in stimulating, emotionally supportive, highly verbal, and protective environments where the caretaker teache ...
We are prepared for insults, but compliments leave us baffled.
It was a maxim with Mr. Brass that the habit of paying compliments kept a man's tongue oiled without any expense; and that, as tha ...
Every man alone is sincere. At the entrance of a second person, hypocrisy begins. We parry and fend the approach of our fellow-man ...
He began therefore to invest the fortress of my heart by a circumvallation of distant bows and respectful looks; he then entrenche ...
Compliments cost nothing, yet many pay dear for them.
Love, love, love--all the wretched cant of it, masking egotism, lust, masochism, fantasy under a mythology of sentimental postures ...
Hunger is never delicate; they who are seldom gorged to the full with praise may be safely fed with gross compliments, for the app ...
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