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Few misfortunes can befall a boy which bring worse consequence than to have a really affectionate mother.
The ability to quote is a serviceable substitute for wit.
You can do anything in this world if you are prepared to take the consequences.
Money is like a sixth sense without which you cannot make a complete use of the other five.
Have common sense and stick to the point.
Tolerance is another word for indifference.
Like all weak men he laid an exaggerated stress on not changing one’s mind.
No egoism is so insufferable as that of the Christian with regard to his soul.
Excess on occasion is exhilarating. It prevents moderation from acquiring the deadening effect of a habit.
It’s no good trying to keep up old friendships. It’s painful for both sides. The fact is, one grows out of people, and the only thing is to face it.
Impropriety is the soul of wit.
There are three rules for writing a novel. Unfortunately, no one knows what they are.
Men have an extraordinarily erroneous opinion of their position in nature; and the error is ineradicable.
What has influenced my life more than any other single thing has been my stammer. Had I not stammered I would probably… have gone to Cambridge as my brothers did, perhaps have become a don and every now and then published a dreary book about French literature.
Sentimentality is the only sentiment that rubs you the wrong way.
I can imagine no more comfortable frame of mind for the conduct of life than a humorous resignation.
An unfortunate thing about this world is that the good habits are much easier to give up than the bad ones.