erich f. w. von ludendorff quotes - 10 of
I must have women--there is nothing unbends the mind like them.
O Polly, you might have toyed and kissed,
By keeping men off, you keep them on.
If love the virgin's heart invade,
How, like a moth, the simple maid Still plays about the flame!
But money, wife, is the true Fuller's Earth for reputations, there is not a spot or a stain but what it can take out.
Do you think your mother and I should have lived comfortably so long together, if ever we had been married? Baggage!
The comfortable estate of widowhood is the only hope that keeps up a wife's spirits.
Can love be controlled by advice?
Will Cupid our mothers obey? ...
Maria: When we enter the Abbey, our worldly clothes are given to the poor.
Colonel Von Trapp: What about this one? ...
True thoughts are those alone which do not understand themselves.
the error bred in the bone
Of each woman and each man ...
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