"The acquiring of culture is the development of an avid hunger for knowledge and beauty."
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"Culture: the cry of men in face of their destiny."
"Culture is the habit of being pleased with the best and knowing why."
"In the room the women come and go talking of Michelangelo."
"Culture is one thing and varnish is another."
"Culture of the mind must be subservient to the heart."
"No culture can live if it attempts to be exclusive."
"Whenever I hear the word culture, I reach for my revolver."
"Culture is the widening of the mind and of the spirit."
"Culture is the arts elevated to a set of beliefs."
"The weak in courage is strong in cunning."
"With foxes we must play the fox."
"The fly that does not want to be swatted is safest if it sits on the fly-swat."
"The greatest cunning is to have none at all."
"The curiosity to know things has been given to man as a scourge."
"Be not curious in unnecessary matters: for more things are shrewd unto thee than men understand."
"Where the apple reddens never pry -- lest we lose our Edens, Eve and I."
"The first and simplest emotion which we discover in the human mind, is curiosity."
"That low vice, curiosity!"
"It is a shameful thing to be weary of inquiry when what we search for is excellent."
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