Do not keep on with a mockery of friendship after the substance is gone - but part, while you can part friends. Bury the carcass of friendship: it is not worth embalming.
Quote by William Hazlitt
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Wit is the salt of conversation, not the food.
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Genius is a nuisance, and it is the duty of schools and colleges to abate...
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