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One can acquire everything in solitude except character.
Prudery is a kind of avarice, the worst of all.
The idea which tyrants find most useful is the idea of God.
Great ladies are no more spiteful than the average rich woman; but
Life is very short, and it ought not to be spent crawling
Beauty is nothing other than the promise of happiness.
It is with blows dealt by public contempt that a husband kills
On a cold winter morning a cigar fortifies the soul.
Pleasure is often spoiled by describing it.
At a distance, we cannot conceive of the authority of a despot
A very small matter, when all is said; only a fool would be concerned about it.
I see but one rule: to be clear.
If you don’t love me, it does not matter, anyway I can love for both of us.
When you are reading something and you have people pop up in
I suddenly discovered the delight of rebellion.
As free human beings we can use our unique intelligence to try
The visionless officialized fatuityThat once kept Europe safe for Perpetuity.
In a typical mental health catch-22, the alienating nature of depression tends
It could be fun to sing with Prince or Michael Jackson. Justin
Why is it so difficult for many white folks to understand that
Get knocked down. Get back up. Always be a fighter. Don’t be