Women do not often fall in love with philosophers.
Quote by Samuel Richardson
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Let a man do what he will by a single woman, the world is encouragingly apt to think Marriage a sufficient amends.
O! what a Godlike Power is that of doing Good! I envy the Rich and the Great for nothing else!
Women love to be called cruel, even when they are kindest.
From sixteen to twenty, all women, kept in humor by their hopes and by their attractions, appear to be good-natured.
A widow's refusal of a lover is seldom so explicit as to exclude hope.
The Cause of Women is generally the Cause of Virtue.
If the education and studies of children were suited to their inclinations and capacities, many would be made useful members of society that otherwise would make no figure in it.
Where words are restrained, the eyes often talk a great deal.
As a child is indulged or checked in its early follies, a ground is generally laid for the happiness or misery of the future man.
The difference in the education of men and women must give the former great advantages over the latter, even where geniuses are equal.
In any great organization it is far, far safer to be wrong with the majority than to be right alone.
The attempt to combine wisdom and power has only rarely been successful and then only for a short while.
Making movies is a way of understanding myself and the world.
To keep the heart unwrinkled, to be hopeful, kindly, cheerful, reverent - that is to triumph over old age.
Movies are a fad. Audiences really want to see live actors on a stage.
I tend to stay up late, not because I'm partying but because it's the only time of the day when I'm alone and don't have to be performing.
How soon hath Time, the subtle thief of youth, Stolen on his wing my three-and-twentieth year.
Some people go to priests others to poetry I to my friends.
My Dad, a small-town lawyer, was also named Paul. Until we lost him when I was 16, he was a gentle presence in my life. I like to think he'd be proud of me and my sister and brothers, because I'm sure proud of him and of where I come from, Janesville, Wisconsin.
I love marriage.