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Marriage accustomed one to the good things, so one came to take them for granted, but magnified the bad things, so they came to fe ...
It is not likely,... let me live as I will, that I shall ever be a rich woman, if I am to live in America; the cost of one's exist ...
I had a quick grasp of the secret to sanity--it had become the ability to hold the maximum of impossible combinations in one's min ...
In order to prove a friend to one's guests, frugality must reign in one's meals; and, according to an ancient saying, one must eat ...
The books one reads in childhood, and perhaps most of all the bad and good bad books, create in one's mind a sort of false map of ...
Everything is a miracle. It is a miracle that one does not dissolve in one's bath like a lump of sugar.
Bear with me;
My heart is in the coffin there with Caesar,
And I must pause till it come back to me.
To me, literature is a calling, even a kind of salvation. It connects me with an enterprise that is over 2,000 years old. What do ...
But it is rather derogatory that your dwelling-place should be only a neighborhood to a great city,--to live on an inclined plane. ...
They flaunt their conjugal felicity in one's face, as if it were the most fascinating of sins.
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