One half of the world cannot understand the pleasures of the other.
Quote by Jane Austen
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Those who do not complain are never pitied.
Friendship is certainly the finest balm for the pangs of disappointed love.
One does not love a place the less for having suffered in it unless it has all been suffering, nothing but suffering.
What dreadful weather we have! It keeps me in a continual state of inelegance.
I do not want people to be agreeable, as it saves me the trouble of liking them.
It is always incomprehensible to a man that a woman should ever refuse an offer of marriage.
One half of the world can not understand the pleasures of the other.
Oh do not attack me with your watch. A watch is always too fast or too slow. I cannot be dictated to by a watch.
Where so many hours have been spent in convincing myself that I am right, is there not some reason to fear I may be wrong?
What dreadful hot weather we have! It keeps me in a continual state of inelegance.
Humanity has experienced many revolutionary changes over the course of history: revolutions in agriculture, in science, industrial production, as well as numerous political revolutions. But these have all been limited to the external aspects of our individual and collective lives.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune.
I was eating bad stuff. Lots of sugar and carbs, junk food all the time. It makes you very irritated.
I don't think I'd ever make an album of just covers because I love writing my own music.
Friendship may, and often does, grow into love, but love never subsides into friendship.
The TV business is like the produce section of the market. Today everything is fresh and glistening and firm. And tomorrow, when they find a bruise on you, they toss you out.
I think the first and principle objective is to repeal Obamacare before it does lasting, fundamental damage to our health care system, to our individual liberty, to the relationship each of us has with his or her doctor.
Why do I talk about the benefits of failure? Simply because failure meant a stripping away of the inessential. I stopped pretending to myself that I was anything other than what I was, and began to direct all my energy into finishing the only work that mattered to me.
I run from Horatio Street down just past Battery Park City and back. It's amazing to run and see the Statue of Liberty and the ferries coming in. People think if you're not near Central Park, there's nowhere to go, but there's a whole ecosystem happening down here.
War should be the politics of last resort. And when we go to war, we should have a purpose that our people understand and support.