"To the man who only has a hammer, everything he encounters begins to look like a nail."
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"As a rule, I am very careful to be shallow and conventional where depth and originality are wasted."
"Take the world as it is, not as it ought to be."
"If you live in the river you should make friends with the crocodile."
"They are as much for Mars, as for Mercury; as well qualified for war, as for business."
"It is not I who become addicted, it is my body."
"Every form of addiction is bad, no matter whether the narcotic be alcohol or morphine or idealism."
"The secret of happiness is to admire without desiring."
"Oh! death will find me long before I tire of watching you."
"To cease to admire is a proof of deterioration."
"Distance is a great promoter of admiration!"
"Admiration is the daughter of ignorance."
"We always love those who admire us; we do not always love those whom we admire."
"Animals do not admire each other. A horse does not admire its companion."
"Fools admire, but men of sense approve."
"You always admire what you really don't understand."
"The only things one can admire at length are those one admires without knowing why."
"So much alarmed that she is quite alarming, All Giggle, Blush, half Pertness, and half Pout."
"Boys will be boys. And even that wouldn't matter if only we could prevent girls from being girls."
"When you are seventeen you aren't really serious."
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