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Mrs. Montagu has dropped me. Now, Sir, there are people whom one should like very well to drop, but would not wish to be dropped b ...
The parallel between antifeminism and race prejudice is striking. The same underlying motives appear to be at work, namely fear, j ...
The indications are that swearing preceded the development of cursing. That is, expletives, maledictions, exclamations, and imprec ...
Women endure all sorts of devitalizing conditions better than men: starvation, exposure, fatigue, shock, illness, and the like. Th ...
In states of perplexity men will rub their chins with their hand, or tug at the lobes of their ears, or rub their foreheads or che ...
Life is too short for a long story.
Be plain in dress, and sober in your diet;
In short, my deary, kiss me and be quiet.
Strictly speaking, there is but one real evil: I mean acute pain. All other complaints are so considerably diminished by time that ...
I wish you would moderate that fondness you have for your children. I do not mean you should abate any part of your care, or not d ...
No entertainment is so cheap as reading, nor any pleasure so lasting. She will not want new fashions nor regret the loss of expens ...
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