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If the nineteenth century was a time of education for women, it was no less a time of education for men.

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Women have this obsession with shoes.

Women have this obsession with shoes.
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What smells good may not always taste good, I leaned this the day I tried t

What smells good may not always taste good, I leaned this the day I tried to eat a scented candle.
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An intense temperament has convinced me to teach not only from books but fr

An intense temperament has convinced me to teach not only from books but from what I have learned from experience. So I try to impress upon young doctors and graduate students that tumultuousness, if coupled to discipline and a cool mind, is not such a ba
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And he recalled the ancient adage: Who must do the harsh things? He who can

And he recalled the ancient adage: Who must do the harsh things? He who can.
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Happy is the man who finds a true friend, and far happier is he who finds t

Happy is the man who finds a true friend, and far happier is he who finds that true friend in his wife.
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You don't look well," he pronounced."Indigestion," I replied."From what?""R

You don't look well," he pronounced."Indigestion," I replied."From what?""Reality.""Join the queue.
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The thing that impresses me most about North America is the way parents obe

The thing that impresses me most about North America is the way parents obey their children.
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Faint heart never won fair lady.

Faint heart never won fair lady.
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I should be grateful to the knife that’s curing me for being so sharp.

I should be grateful to the knife that’s curing me for being so sharp.
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Classical and romantic: private language of a family quarrel, a dead disput

Classical and romantic: private language of a family quarrel, a dead dispute over the distribution of emphasis between man and nature.
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We are gods but we are afraid of the ensuing responsibility; that's why we

We are gods but we are afraid of the ensuing responsibility; that's why we prefer to remain slaves. Only if we dared to rise up to the challenge and assume our divinity, we could perform most of the miracles we pray for.
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Ah, my dad's whistle. On holidays when I was a kid, we would all be off in

Ah, my dad's whistle. On holidays when I was a kid, we would all be off in the rock pools along the beach. When it came time to go, we'd hear the whistle and we'd all come running. Like dogs!
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