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I'll come up the steps to the house and the gardener will be clipping away at the hedges and he'll say, "Good evening, Mr. Younger ...
The French bourgeois doesn't dislike shit, provided it is served up to him at the right time.
It is his weakness to be proud: he derives, from a comparison of his own extraordinary mind with the dwarfish intellects that surr ...
For youth is a frail thing, not unafraid.
Firstly inclined to take what it is told.
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The Temptress has now been shown here--terrible. The story, Garbo, everything is extremely bad. It is no exaggeration to say that ...
Love is not all: it is not meat nor drink
Nor slumber nor a roof against the rain;
Any owner of cats will know of what I speak. Cats come at dawn to sit on your bed. They may not nip your nose or inhale your breat ...
Science is a capital or fund perpetually reinvested; it accumulates, rolls up, is carried forward by every new man. Every man of s ...
I do not think that what is called Love at first sight is so great an absurdity as it is sometimes imagined to be. We generally ma ...
Bless you, of course you're keeping me from work,
But the thing of it is, I need to be kept.
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