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Other people's harvests are always the best harvests, but one's own children are always the best children.
The best by far is to marry in one's own rank.
An identity is questioned only when it is menaced, as when the mighty begin to fall, or when the wretched begin to rise, or when t ...
Only he who can view his own past as an abortion sprung from compulsion and need can use it to full advantage in the present. For ...
The hat is not for the street: it will never be democratized. But there are certain houses that one cannot enter without a hat. An ...
Providing for one's family as a good husband and father is a water-tight excuse for making money hand over fist. Greed may be a si ...
At its best, [Japanese cooking] is inextricably meshed with aesthetics, with religion, with tradition and history. It is evocative ...
It is bitter to think of one's best years disappearing in this unpolished country.
You will find the most pronounced hatred of other nations on the lowest cultural levels. There is, though, a level where the hatre ...
Jealousy is indeed a poor medium to secure love, but it is a secure medium to destroy one's self-respect. For jealous people, like ...
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