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Thursday, 23 November 2017
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"The slight that can be conveyed in a glance, in a gracious smile, in a wave of the hand, is often the knee plus ultra of art. What insult is so keen or so keenly felt, as the polite insult which it is impossible to resent?" (Kavanagh, Julia - Insults)

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A hair in the head is worth two in the brush. - (Herford, Oliver - Appearance)
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A woman's mind is cleaner than a man s: She changes it more often. - (Herford, Oliver - Change)
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Only the young die good. - (Herford, Oliver - Death and Dying)
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Many are called but few get up. - (Herford, Oliver - Inaction)
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Modesty; the gentle art of enhancing your charm by pretending not to be aware of it. - (Herford, Oliver - Modesty)
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Tact is to lie about others as you would have them lie about you. - (Herford, Oliver - Tact and Tactfulness)
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Manuscript: something submitted in haste and returned at leisure. - (Herford, Oliver - Writers and Writing)
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