"Nothing spoils a romance so much as a sense of humor in the woman."
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"The old-fashioned respect for the young is fast dying out."
"Religions die when they are proved to be true. Science is the record of dead religions."
"Yes, I am a thorough republican. No other form of government is so favorable to the growth of art."
"He was always late on principle, his principle being that punctuality is the thief of time."
"Yes; the public is wonderfully tolerant. It forgives everything except genius."
"In America, the President reigns for four years, and journalism governs for ever and ever."
"When the gods wish to punish us they answer our prayers."
"Who, being loved, is poor?"
"In going to America one learns that poverty is not a necessary accompaniment to civilization."
"I adore political parties. They are the only place left to us where people don't talk politics."
"He thinks like a Tory, and talks like a Radical, and that's so important nowadays."
"Popularity is the only insult that has not yet been offered to Mr. Whistler."
"Popularity is the crown of laurel which the world puts on bad art. Whatever is popular is wrong."
"Nowadays, all the married men live like bachelors, and all the bachelors like married men."
"Seriousness is the only refuge of the shallow."
"The basis of optimism is sheer terror."
"In a very ugly and sensible age, the arts borrow, not from life, but from each other."
"No great artist ever sees things as they really are, if he did he would cease to be an artist."
"Bad art is a great deal worse than no art at all."
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