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Enthusiasms, like stimulants, are often affected by people with small mental ballast.
Satiety is a mongrel that barks at the heels of plenty.
To be loved is to be fortunate, but to be hated is to achieve distinction.
Experience is a good teacher, but she sends in terrific bills.
When a woman is very, very bad, she is awful, but when a man is correspondingly good, he is weird.
An epigram is a flashlight of a truth; a witticism, truth laughing at itself.
The drama of life begins with a wail and ends with a sigh.
A homely face and no figure have aided many women heavenward.
A fool bolts pleasure, then complains of moral indigestion.
Man forgives women anything save the wit to outwit him.
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