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Friendship has its illusions no less than love.
Great ladies are no more spiteful than the average rich woman; but one acquires in their society a greater susceptibility, and fee ...
She had caprices of a marvellous unexpectedness, and how is any one to imitate a caprice?
This mania of the mothers of the period, to be constantly in pursuit of a son-in-law.
People are less self-conscious in the intimacy of family life and during the anxiety of a great sorrow. The dazzling varnish of an ...
It is difficult to escape from the prevailing disease of one's generation.
What is really beautiful must always be true.
It is with such eyes ... that a pair of angels exiled among men ... gaze at one another in mutual recognition.
Why not make an end of it all?... My life is a succession of griefs and bitter feelings.... What is death?... A very small matter, ...
It is from cowardice and not from want of enlightenment that we do not read in our own hearts.
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