Reading someone else's newspaper is like sleeping with someone else's wife. Nothing seems to be precisely in the right place, and when you find what you are looking for, it is not clear then how to respond to it.
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I like the English. They have the most rigid code of immorality in the world.
If God had been a liberal, we wouldn't have had the Ten Commandments - we'd have the Ten Suggestions.
English history is all about men liking their fathers, and American history is all about men hating their fathers and trying to burn down everything they ever did.
Culture is a way of coping with the world by defining it in detail.
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