Contemplation seems to be about the only luxury that costs nothing.
Cruel blows of fate call for extreme kindness in the family circle.
Death is too much to ask of the living.
Even a broken heart doesn't warrant a waste of good paper.
Ham with mustard is a meal of glory.
I know all about the facts of life, and I don't think much of them.
If you love people, you take them on trust.
Many dogs can understand almost every word humans say, while humans seldom learn to recognize more than half a dozen barks, if that. And barks are only a small part of the dog language. A wagging tail can mean so many things. Humans know that it means a dog is pleased, but not what a dog is saying about his pleasedness.
No bathroom on earth will make up for marrying a bearded man you hate.
Noble deeds and hot baths are the best cure for depression.
People's clothes ought to be buried with them.
Perhaps watching someone you love suffer can teach you even more than suffering yourself can.
Rooms which are extra clean feel extra cold.
So many of the loveliest things in England are melancholy.
The key to all knowledge comes in words of just one syllable, apparently...
Time takes the ugliness and horror out of death and turns it into beauty.
Truthfulness so often goes with ruthlessness.
When things mean a very great deal to you, exciting anticipation just isn't safe.
Why is summer mist romantic and autumn mist just sad?
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