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The Woman had once been supreme; in France she still seemed potent, not merely as a sentiment but as a force; why was she unknown ...
Never say a humorous thing to a man who does not possess humour. He will always use it in evidence against you.
Oh, to vex me, contraries meet in one:
Inconstancy unnaturally hath begot
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As a father I had some trouble finding the words to separate the person from the deed. Usually, when one of my sons broke the rule ...
I have often been downcast, but never in despair; I regard our hiding as a dangerous adventure, romantic and interesting at the sa ...
I can imagine no more comfortable frame of mind for the conduct of life than a humorous resignation.
An emotional man may possess no humor, but a humorous man usually has deep pockets of emotion, sometimes tucked away or forgotten.
We admire Chaucer for his sturdy English wit.... But though it is full of good sense and humanity, it is not transcendent poetry. ...
There are many humorous things in the world; among them the white man's notion that he is less savage than the other savages.
I cannot see how a man of any large degree of humorous perception can ever be religious--except he purposely shut the eyes of his ...
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