Dinner was made for eating, not for talking
Quote by William Makepeace Thackeray
Next to the young, I suppose the very old are the most selfish.
Kindnesses are easily forgotten; but injuries! what worthy man does not keep those in mind?
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A good laugh is sunshine in the house.
Bravery never goes out of fashion
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Dinner was made for eating, not for talking.
People who do not know how to laugh are always pompous and self-conceited.
Despair is perfectly compatible with a good dinner, I promise you.
I would rather make my name than inherit it.
Humor is wit and love.
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People hate as they love, unreasonably.
Bravery never goes out of fashion.
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Follow your honest convictions and be strong.
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