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Whatever pretended causes we may blame our afflictions upon, it is often nothing but self-interest and vanity that produce them.
Puritanism--The haunting fear that someone, somewhere, may be happy.
To believe that Russia has got rid of the evils of capitalism takes a special kind of mind. It is the same kind of mind that belie
Psychotherapy--The theory that the patient will probably get well anyway, and is certainly a damned ijjit.
Archbishop--A Christian ecclesiastic of a rank superior to that attained by Christ.
Judge--A law student who marks his own examination-papers.
In French literature, you can choose "à la carte"; in Spanish literature, there is only the set meal.
It is magnificent, but it is not war.
[C'est magnifique, mais ce n'est pas la guerre.]
History will absolve me.
[La historia me absolver .]
There is a social respect necessary in company: you may start your own subject of conversation with modesty, taking care, however,
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