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When men and women agree, it is only in their conclusions; their reasons are always different.
George Santayana
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Women like silent men. They think they`re listening.
Marcel Achard
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That is the happiest conversation where there is no competition, no vanity, but a calm, quiet interchange of sentiments.
Samuel Johnson
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Nothing changes your opinion of a friend so surely as success - yours or his.
Franklin Pierce Jones
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Trust not him that seems a saint.
Thomas Fuller
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When you say that you agree with a thing in principle you mean that you have not the slightest intention of carrying it out in practice.
Otto von Bismarck
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I live in a room and I go to work and I play a game called getting through the day while you wait for the night.
Lillian Hellman
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Intercourse with women is the element of good manners.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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Complete success alienates a man from his fellows, but suffering makes kinsmen of us all.
Elbert Hubbard
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Nothing is more natural than mutual misunderstanding; the contrary is always surprising. I believe that one never agrees on anything except by mistake, and that all harmony among human beings is the happy fruit of an error.
Paul Valery
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The duration of passion is proportionate with the original resistance of the woman.
Honore de Balzac
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Love is a game in which one always cheats.
Honore de Balzac
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Lovers may be - and indeed generally are - enemies, but they never can be friends, because there must always be a spice of jealousy and a something of self in all their speculations.
George Gordon Byron
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Stupid people never forgive nor forget, the naive forgive and forget, the wise forgive but never forget.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
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A woman is seldom merciful to the man who is timid.
Edward George Bulwer - Lytton
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The mistrust of husband is terrible for a wife, someday she`ll avenge for that.
Jean Rostand
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A celebrated people lose dignity upon a closer view.
Napoleon I
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If a family is the main thing in life it should not be a place for ambitions and thirst for success.
Margaret Thatcher
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People usually deserve each other.
Jean Rostand
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Wrongs are often forgiven, but contempt never is. Our pride remembers it forever.
Philip Chesterfield
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