If we take matrimony at it's lowest, we regard it as a sort of friendship recognised by the police.
Quote by Robert Louis Stevenson
Every heart that has beat strongly and cheerfully has left a hopeful impulse behind it...
No man is useless while he has a friend.
I've a grand memory for forgetting.
The little rift between the sexes is astonishingly wide
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It is the mark of a good action that it appears inevitable in retrospect.
All human beings are commingled out of good and evil.
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Fiction is to the grown man what play is to the child; it is there...
The truth that is suppressed by friends is the readiest weapon of the enemy.
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There is only one difference between a long life and a good dinner: that, in...
The mark of a good action is that it appears inevitable in retrospect.
The Devil, can sometimes do a very gentlemanly thing.
There is an idea abroad among moral people that they should make their neighbors good....
The body is a house of many windows: there we all sit, showing ourselves and...
Marriage is one long conversation, chequered by disputes.
There are no foreign lands. It is the traveler only who is foreign.
The obscurest epoch is today.
Quiet minds cannot be perplexed or frightened but go on in fortune or misfortune at...