"How clever you are, my dear! You never mean a single word you say."
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"They are horribly tedious when they are good husbands, and abominably conceited when they are not."
"The husbands of very beautiful women belong to the criminal classes."
"The brotherhood of man is not a mere poet's dream: it is a most depressing and humiliating reality."
"I sometimes think that God in creating man somewhat overestimated his ability."
"It is because Humanity has never known where it was going that it has been able to find its way."
"Man is made for something better than disturbing dirt."
"Anybody can make history. Only a great man can write it."
"How else but through a broken heart may Lord Christ enter in?"
"When we are happy we are always good, but when we are good we are not always happy."
"Frank Harris has been received in all the great houses -- once!"
"We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars."
"America had often been discovered before Columbus, but it had always been hushed up."
"America is the only country that went from barbarism to decadence without civilization in between."
"The youth of America is their oldest tradition. It has been going on now for three hundred years."
"There is no country in the world where machinery is so lovely as in America."
"Ambition is the last refuge of failure."
"The tragedy of old age is not that one is old, but that one is young."
"No woman should ever be quite accurate about her age. It looks so calculating."
"I delight in men over seventy. They always offer one the devotion of a lifetime."
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