humbug quotes

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Oh open, apostolic height!
And tell my humbug how to start
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The society of merchants can be defined as a society in which things disappear in favor of signs. When a ruling class measures its ...
Either marriage is a destiny, I believe, or there is no sense in it at all, it's a piece of humbug.
There is nothing truer than myth: history, in its attempt to "realize" myth, distorts it, stops halfway; when history claims to ha ...
In regard to women, as in many other respects, there was a good deal of humbug about ... chivalry.
[Humanity] has unquestionably one really effective weapon--laughter. Power, money, persuasion, supplication, persecution--these ca ...
Examinations, sir, are pure humbug from beginning to end. If a man is a gentleman, he knows quite enough, and if he is not a gentl ...
The principal saloon was the Howlin' Wilderness, an immense log cabin with a log fire always burning in the huge fireplace, where ...
He is fiddling while Rome is burning, and, unlike the enormous majority of people who do this, fiddling with his face towards the ...
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