Being a domestic man, John decidedly missed the wifely attentions he had been accustomed to receive, but as he adored his babies, he cheerfully relinquished his comfort for a time, supposing with masculine ignorance that peace would soon be restored.
Dear me! If only men and women would trust, understand and help as my children do, what a capital place `the world would be!
People don't have fortunes left them in that style nowadays; men have to work and women to marry for money. It's a dreadfully unjust world.
Father asked us what was God's noblest work. Anna said men, but I said babies. Men are often bad, but babies never are.
My definition of a philosopher is of a man up in a balloon, with his family and friends holding the ropes which confine him to earth and trying to haul him down.
It takes people a long time to learn the difference between talent and genius, especially ambitious young men and women.
Girls are so queer you never know what they mean. They say No when they mean Yes, and drive a man out of his wits for the fun of it.
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