Why was I born with such contemporaries?

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Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.

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The advantage of the emotions is that they lead us astray.

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A little sincerity is a dangerous thing, and a great deal of it is absolutely fatal.

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The world is divided into two classes, those who believe the incredible, and those who do the improbable.

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Man can believe the impossible, but man can never believe the improbable.

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By giving us the opinions of the uneducated, journalism keeps us in touch with the ignorance of the community.

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What we have to do, what at any rate it is our duty to do, is to revive the old art of Lying.

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In all matters of opinion, our adversaries are insane.

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Fathers should be neither seen nor heard. That is the only proper basis for family life.

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The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple.

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No woman should ever be quite accurate about her age. It looks so calculating.

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I always pass on good advice. It is the only thing to do with it. It is never of any use to oneself.

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