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To know one’s self is wisdom, but not to know one’s neighbors is genius.
– Minna Antrim
A beautiful woman delights the eye; a wise woman, the understanding; a pure one, the soul.
The drama of life begins with a wail and ends with a sigh.
Experience is a good teacher, but she sends in terrific bills.
Lovers should never be without the oil of forbearance.
The difference between a saint and a hypocrite is that one lies for his religion, the other by it.
Satiety is a mongrel that barks at the heels of plenty.
A homely face and no figure have aided many women heavenward.
When a woman is very, very bad, she is awful, but when a man is correspondingly good, he is weird.
She who boasts of lovers soon has none.
Yield nothing to love that is denied to discretion.
Intuition is truly a feminine quality, but women should not mistake rash conclusions for this gift.
To be loved is to be fortunate, but to be hated is to achieve distinction.
That one woman is capable of loving another is an historical truth; but never yet lived one who could not listen to her own praises at the expense of her adored friend.
Man forgives woman anything save the wit to outwit him.
The man who holds the key to a woman’s heart should make certain the old ones are destroyed.
The very women who object to the morals of a notoriously beautiful actress, grow big with pride when an admirer suggests their marked resemblance to this stage beauty in physique.
Love often wears a mask in order to test loyalty.
Between flattery and admiration there often flows a river of contempt.
Man proposes, woman forecloses.
There never was a woman who did not prefer an oblique compliment to a straight truth – if the latter were unflattering.
Women are angry if other women think too little of their lovers, and furious if they think too much.
Enthusiasms, like stimulants, are often affected by people with small mental ballast.
A fool bolts pleasure, then complains of moral indigestion.
A kiss is the outward visible sign of an inward fever.