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  • Try to put your husband in the wrong no matter what the situation. For example: If he walks in when you're in the arms of another man, quickly say, 'That's right, always put me on the defensive.'

  • ... how to divide ourselves fairly between ourselves and the rest of the world is the hardest question we ever have to answer.

  • History is the study of lies, anyway, because no witness ever recalls events with total accuracy, not even eyewitnesses.

  • Like most women, I remember my first drink in tender minutiae.

  • Religion is different from everything else; because in religion seeking is finding.

  • ... a true gentleman ... was characterized as the man that asks the fewest questions. This trait of refined society might be adopted into home-like in a far greater degree than it is, and make it far more agreeable.

  • Whatever an author puts between the two covers of his book is public property; whatever of himself he does not put there is his private property, as much as if he had never written a word.