Power is action

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Thought is a key to all treasures

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The life of a man who deliberately runs through his fortune often becomes a business speculation

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Chance, my dear, is the sovereign deity in child-bearing.

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Towns find it as hard as houses of business to rise again from ruin.

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Love is the poetry of the senses.

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If we could but paint with the hand what we see with the eye.

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No man should marry until he has studied anatomy and dissected at least one woman.

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True love is eternal, infinite, and always like itself. It is equal and pure, without violent demonstrations: it is seen with white hairs and is always young in the heart.

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Lovers have a way of using this word, nothing, which implies exactly the opposite.

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A woman knows the face of the man she loves as a sailor knows the open sea.

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Many men are deeply moved by the mere semblance of suffering in a woman

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A mother's life, you see, is one long succession of dramas, now soft and tender, now terrible. Not an hour but has its joys and fears.

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