Faithful women are all alike, they think only of their fidelity, never of their husbands.
When you see a woman who can go nowhere without a staff of admirers, it is not so much because they think she is beautiful, it is because she has told them they are handsome.
A golf course is the epitome of all that is purely transitory in the universe; a space not to dwell in, but to get over as quickly as possible
Water is the one substance from which the earth can conceal nothing; it sucks out its innermost secrets and brings them to our very lips.
I’m not afraid of death. It’s the stake one puts up in order to play the game of life.
A man has only one way of being immortal on earth: he has to forget he is a mortal.
A faithful woman looks to the spring, a good book, perfume, earthquakes, and divine revelation for the experience others find in a lover. They deceive their husbands, so to speak, with the entire world, men excepted.
I tell you, sir, the only safeguard of order and discipline in the modern world is a standardized worker with interchangeable parts. That would solve the entire problem of management.
Education makes us more stupid than the brutes. A thousand voices call to us on every hand, but our ears are stopped with wisdom.
The flower is the poetry of reproduction. It is an example of the eternal seductiveness of life.
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