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The world is a looking glass and gives back to every man the reflection of his own face.


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Sir, Respect Your Dinner idolize it, enjoy it properly. You will be many hours in the week, many weeks in the year, and many years in your life happier if you do.
William Makepeace Thackeray

It was the womens tribute to the war. It taxes both alike, and takes the blood of the men, and the tears of the women.
William Makepeace Thackeray

A clever, ugly man every now and then is successful with the ladies, but a handsome fool is irresistible.
William Makepeace Thackeray

Tis not the dying for a faith that's so hard, Master Harry - every man of every nation has done that - 'tis the living up to it that is difficult.
William Makepeace Thackeray

A good laugh is sunshine in the house.
William Makepeace Thackeray

It is from the level of calamities, not that of every-day life, that we learn impressive and useful lessons.
William Makepeace Thackeray

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