One half of the world cannot understand the pleasures of the other.
Quote by Jane Austen
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One does not love a place the less for having suffered in it unless it has all been suffering, nothing but suffering.
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.
I do not want people to be agreeable, as it saves me the trouble of liking them.
Why not seize the pleasure at once, how often is happiness destroyed by preparation, foolish preparations.
What dreadful hot weather we have! It keeps me in a continual state of inelegance.
One half of the world can not understand the pleasures of the other.
To sit in the shade on a fine day, and look upon verdure is the most perfect refreshment.
It will, I believe, be everywhere found, that as the clergy are, or are not what they ought to be, so are the rest of the nation.
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.
Silly things do cease to be silly if they are done by sensible people in an impudent way.
I mean, we've built a lot of products that we think are good, and will help people share photos and share videos and write messages to each other. But it's really all about how people are spreading Facebook around the world in all these different countries. And that's what's so amazing about the scale that it's at today.
Pop is actually my least favorite kind of music, because it lacks real depth.
Things fall apart the center cannot hold Mere anarchy is loosed upon the world The best lack all conviction, while the worst Are full of passionate intensity.
It is better to live rich than to die rich.
It is easier to love humanity as a whole than to love one's neighbor.
War is a contagion.
I became interested in folk music because I had to make it somehow.
Sometimes I wonder if men and women really suit each other. Perhaps they should live next door and just visit now and then.
One of the big changes in politics has been because families, individuals, have felt worried, insecure... worried about the economy, worried about their jobs, worried about their kids' futures... actually the disconnect between the public and media discourse and people's everyday concerns has become bigger not smaller.
A so-called happy marriage corresponds to love as a correct poem to an improvised song.