Without vanity, without coquetry, without curiosity, in a word, without the fall, woman would not be woman. Much of her grace is in her frailty.

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What a grand thing, to be loved! What a grander thing still, to love!

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He who opens a school door, closes a prison.

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Peace is the virtue of civilization. War is its crime.

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A compliment is something like a kiss through a veil.

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Habit is the nursery of errors.

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Love is a portion of the soul itself, and it is of the same nature as the celestial breathing of the atmosphere of paradise.

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It is most pleasant to commit a just action which is disagreeable to someone whom one does not like.

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It is nothing to die. It is frightful not to live.

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Life is the flower for which love is the honey.

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Puns are the droppings of soaring wits.

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Genius: the superhuman in man.

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Society is a republic. When an individual tries to lift themselves above others, they are dragged down by the mass, either by ridicule or slander.

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