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Men are the enemies of women. Promising sublime intimacy, unequalled passion, amazing security and grace, they nevertheless exploi ...
I have only made this [letter] longer because I have not had the time to make it shorter.
Woe to the makers of literal translations, who by rendering every word weaken the meaning! It is indeed by so doing that we can sa ...
I was as repelled by the French as I was attracted by their country.
Your letter is come; it came indeed twelve lines ago, but I
could not stop to acknowledge it before, & I am glad it did not ...
Wine is a part of society because it provides a basis not only for a morality but also for an environment; it is an ornament in th ...
For each letter received from a creditor, write fifty lines on an extraterrestrial subject and you will be saved.
But compared with the task of selecting a piece of French pastry held by an impatient waiter a move in chess is like reaching for ...
This has been illustrated copiously each day with photographs taken by the author, reproduced by means of cuts such as only French ...
Since the French Revolution Englishmen are all intermeasurable one by another, certainly a happy state of agreement to which I for ...
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