A man cannot be too careful in the choice of his enemies.
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- By persistently remaining single, a man converts himself into a permanent public temptation. Men should be more careful.
- A pessimist is one who, when he has the choice of two evils, chooses both.
- Thirty-five is a very attractive age. London society is full of women of the highest birth who have, of their own free choice, remained thirty-five for years.
- Always forgive your enemies — nothing annoys them so much.
- As for the virtuous poor, one can pity them, of course, but one cannot possibly admire them. They have made private terms with the enemy, and sold their birthright for very bad pottage. They must also be extraordinarily stupid.
- The sick do not ask if the hand that smoothes their pillow is pure, nor the dying care if the lips that touch their brow have known the kiss of sin.