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Even to this day it is easier than it ought to be for me to get a rise out of an American by telling him something about himself w ...
The ascetic makes a necessity out of virtue.
John Robie: And jewelry--you never wear any.
Frances Stevens: I don't like cold things touching my skin.
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Why are we never quite at ease in the presence of a schoolmaster? Because we are conscious that he is not quite at his ease in our ...
Mere alcohol doesn't thrill me at all.
Hey, cut the crap! The Pope, the Holy Father himself, has this very day blessed Michael Corleone. You think you know better than t ...
Experienced sportsmen tell us that the best moment to shoot partridges is when they rise out of the corn. It is more difficult to ...
Very few men can speak of Nature, for instance, with any truth. They overstep her modesty, somehow or other, and confer no favor. ...
The New Testament is an invaluable book, though I confess to having been slightly prejudiced against it in my very early days by t ...
It is true that genius takes its rise out of the mountains of rectitude; that all beauty and power which men covet are somehow bor ...
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