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Achievement, n. The death of endeavor and the birth of disgust.
Hand, n. A singular instrument worn at the end of a human arm and commonly thrust into somebody's pocket.
Admiration, n. Our polite recognition of another's resemblance to ourselves.
Calamity, n. ... Calamities are of two kinds: misfortune to ourselves, and good fortune to others.
Advice, n. The smallest current coin.
Positive, adj. Mistaken at the top of one's voice.
A man is known by the company he organizes.
Bore, n. A person who talks when you wish him to listen.
Least said is soonest disavowed.
Epitaph, n. An inscription on a tomb, showing that virtues acquired by death have a retroactive effect.
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Marriage is the only war in which you sleep with the enemy.
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Peace cannot be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.
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A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you.
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I'm not afraid of death; I just don't want to be there when it happens.
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Everyone is a moon and has a dark side which he never shows to anybody.
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