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A forty-year-old woman is only something to men who have loved her in her youth!
Were I to buy this life of pleasure and this only chance at happiness with a few little dangers, where would be the harm? And woul ...
Hypocrisy repels me even in love, and our great women aim for too lofty a performance. Napoleon has given them some ideas of moral ...
I used to think of death ... like I suppose soldiers think of it: it was a possible thing that I could well avoid by my skill.
The pleasures and the cares of the luckiest ambition, even of limitless power, are nothing next to the intimate happiness that ten ...
Wounded pride can take a rich young man far who is surrounded by flatterers since birth.
When intimacy followed love in Italy there were no longer any vain pretensions between two lovers.
Politics in a literary work, is like a gun shot in the middle of a concert, something vulgar, and however, something which is impo ...
This religion takes away the courage of thinking of unusual things and prohibits self-examination above all as the most egregious ...
At La Scala it is customary to take no more than twenty minutes for those little visits one pays to boxes.
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