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A man who pretends to understand women is ad manners. For him to reall...   Life
Cats and monkeys; monkeys and cats; all human life is there.   Life
Do not mind anything that anyone tells you about anyone else. Judge ev...   Life
Everything about Florence seems to be colored with a mild violet, like...   Life
Experience is never limited, and it is never complete; it is an immens...   Life
He is outside of everything, and alien everywhere. He is an aesthetic ...   Life
I adore adverbs; they are the only qualifications I really much respec...   Life
I hold any writer sufficiently justified who is himself in love with h...   Life
I think I don't regret a single 'excess' of my responsive youth-I only...   Life
I've always been interested in people, but I've never liked them.   Life
Ideas are, in truth, force.   Life
If I were to live my life over again, I would be an American. I would ...   Life
It is, I think, an indisputable fact that Americans are, as Americans,...   Life
It takes an endless amount of history to make even a little tradition.   History
Live all you can; it's a mistake not to. It doesn't so much matter wha...   Life
One might enumerate the items of high civilization, as it exists in ot...   Life
People talk about the conscience, but it seems to me one must just bri...   Life
The face of nature and civilization in this our country is to a certai...   Life
The only obligation to which in advance we may hold a novel, without i...   Life
The only reason for the existence of a novel is that it does attempt t...   Life
The only success worth one's powder was success in the line of one's i...   Life
The superiority of one man's opinion over another's is never so great ...   Life
The terrible fluidity of self-revelation.   Life
The time-honored bread-sauce of the happy ending.   Life
There are two kinds of taste, the taste for emotions of surprise and t...   Life
Though there are some disagreeable things in Venice there is nothing s...   Life
Three things in human life are important. The first is to be kind. The...   Life
We work n the dark - we do what we can - we give what we have. Our dou...   Life
What is character but the determination of incident? What is incident ...   Life