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Logan Pearsall Smith Quotes
Brief author info: Logan Pearsall Smith (1865-1946) American-born English man of letters.
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Don't tell your friends their social faults; they will cure the fault and never forgive you.
There are two things to aim at in life: first, to get what you want; and after that, to enjoy it. Only the wisest of mankind achieve the second.
Give me a bed and a book and I am happy.
Eat with the rich, but go to the play with the poor, who are capable of joy.
People say that life is the thing, but I prefer reading.
When elderly invalids meet with fellow-victims of their own ailments, then at last real conversation begins, and life is delicious.
What pursuit is more elegant than that of collecting the ignominies of our nature and transfixing them for show, each on the bright pin of a polished phrase?
A best-seller is the gilded tomb of a mediocre talent.
One can be bored until boredom becomes the most sublime of all emotions.
Charming people live up to the very edge of their charm, and behave just as outrageously as the world will let them.
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A woman we love rarely satisfies all our needs, and we deceive her with a woman whom we do not love.
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I'm the one that has to die when it's time for me to die, so let me live my life, the way I want to.
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I love you not only for what you have made of yourself, but for what you are making of me.
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It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone.
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A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
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