Happiness grows at our own firesides, and is not to be picked in strangers' gardens.
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The surest way to hit a woman's heart is to take aim kneeling.
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We love peace, but not peace at any price.
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He was so benevolent, so merciful a man that, in his mistaken passion, he would have held an umbrella over a duck in a shower of rain.
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Religion's in the heart, not in the knees.
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Marriage is like wine. It is not be properly judged until the second glass.
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The best thing I know between France and England is the sea.
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Fortunes made in no time are like shirts made in no time; it's ten to one if they hang long together.
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In this world truth can wait; she is used to it.
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Love's like the measles - all the worse when it comes late in life.
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Some people are so fond of ill luck that they run halfway to meet it.
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The only athletic sport I ever mastered was backgammon.
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The sharp employ the sharp.
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There is peace more destructive of the manhood of living man than war is destructive of his material body.
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