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Where wit is a form of criticism or mockery, humor includes an element of self-criticism or self-mockery; where wit tends to procl ...
Never explain--your friends do not need it and your enemies will not believe you anyhow.
Better to rely on oneself than to rely on others.
If one knows oneself and knows one's enemy, in a hundred battles one will have a hundred victories.
One must first correct oneself before correcting others.
To injure others is to injure oneself.
Hearing is not as good as seeing for oneself.
My criticisms are always simple; they are limited to one word:MOmit! Every syllable that can be struck out is pure profit, and eve ...
The outline of the city became frantic in its effort to explain something that defied meaning. Power seemed to have outgrown its s ...
My verse forms are relatively traditional (traditions alter). In general they have moved away from strict classical patterns in th ...
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