The only way to get rid of a temptation is to yield to it.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
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Perhaps, after all, America never has been discovered. I myself would say that it had merely been detected.
Arguments are to be avoided they are always vulgar and often convincing.
About foxhunting: The unspeakable chasing the uneatable...
Action: the last resource of those who know not how to dream.
Divorces are made in heaven.
I can resist anything but temptation.
Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live as one wishes to live.
I adore simple pleasures. They are the last refuge of the complex.
A man cannot be too careful in the choice of his enemies.
Yet each man kills the thing he loves, By each let this be heard, Some do it with a bitter look, Some with a flattering word, The koward does it with a kiss, The brave man with a sword
As women slowly gain power, their values and priorities are reshaping the agenda. A multitude of studies show that when women control the family funds, they generally spend more on health, nutrition, and education - and less on alcohol and cigarettes.
Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.
I wasn't a woman who stayed tiny like I thought I would. I definitely gave myself the freedom to eat what I wanted.
This Englishwoman is so refined She has no bosom and no behind.
I don't know how it is for women or for other guys, but when I was young and in my 20s, I had a fear of marriage.
Thankfully, I have my mom and a small group of close friends who are there for me 24/7 and whom I can trust and depend on.
I am very abnormal... But it wasn't very long ago that I wasn't so abnormal. I was very normal and headed for a lifetime of paying medical bills as proof of my normalcy.
There's full consensus in the military that women shouldn't be in person-to-person combat. I don't know if we have enough experience to know whether this is the right approach. But women can be elsewhere. We have mandatory military service in Chile. I pushed for women in all areas.
The health of a democratic society may be measured by the quality of functions performed by private citizens.