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'For every quarrel a man and wife have before others, they have a hundred when alone.'


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'Never tell a secret to a bride or a groom wait until they have been married longer.'


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'Half the time men think they are talking business, they are wasting time.'


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'Some men are alive simply because it is against the law to kill them.'


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'If your faith is opposed to experience, to human learning and investigation, it is not worth the breath used in giving it expression.'


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'If your faith is opposed to experience, to human learning and investigation, it is not worth the breath used in giving it expression.'


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'When a friend is in trouble, don't annoy him by asking if there is anything you can do. Think up something appropriate and do it.'


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'Instead of loving your enemies - treat your friends a little better.'


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'It may be a cold, clammy thing to say, but those that treat friendship the same as any other selfishness seem to get the most out of it.'


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'The little trouble in the world that is not due to love is due to friendship.'


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'A good scare is worth more to a man than good advice.'


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'The greatest humiliation in life, is to work hard on something from which you expect great appreciation, and then fail to get it.'


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'The worst feeling in the world is the homesickness that comes over a man occasionally when he is at home.'


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'To be an ideal guest, stay at home.'


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'If there were no schools to take the children away from home part of the time, the insane asylums would be filled with mothers.'


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'There is nothing so well known as that we should not expect something for nothing - but we all do and call it Hope.'


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'If your faith is opposed to experience, to human learning and investigation, it is not worth the breath used in giving it expression.'


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'The greatest humiliation in life, is to work hard on something from which you expect great appreciation, and then fail to get it.'


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'Never tell a secret to a bride or a groom wait until they have been married longer.'


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'Marriage is a good deal like a circus: there is not as much in it as is represented in the advertising.'


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'There is always a type of man who says he loves his fellow men, and expects to make a living at it.'


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'Men have as exaggerated an idea of their rights as women have of their wrongs.'


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'Some men are alive simply because it is against the law to kill them.'


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'If there were no schools to take the children away from home part of the time, the insane asylums would be filled with mothers.'


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'When people hear good music, it makes them homesick for something they never had, and never will have.'


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'A man will do more for his stubbornness than for his religion or his country.'


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'One of the surprising things in this world is the respect a worthless man has for himself.'


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'When a man has no reason to trust himself, he trusts in luck.'


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'A boy doesn't have to go to war to be a hero he can say he doesn't like pie when he sees there isn't enough to go around.'


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'The greatest humiliation in life, is to work hard on something from which you expect great appreciation, and then fail to get it.'


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'To be an ideal guest, stay at home.'

 

 

 

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