On the whole, the great success of marriage in the States is due partly to the fact that no American man is ever idle, and partly to the fact that no American wife is considered responsible for the quality of her husband's dinners.
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In all matters of opinion, our adversaries are insane.
Vulgarity is the conduct of other people, just as falsehoods are the truths of other people.
Women are made to be loved, not understood.
They are horribly tedious when they are good husbands, and abominably conceited when they are not.
Nothing can cure the soul but the senses, just as nothing can cure the senses but the soul.
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Because I'm not perfect looking, I get to play better roles.
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