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And what a delight it is to make friends with someone you have despised.
Friends and Friendship
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

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Girls usually have a paper m??ace on their wedding day.
Weddings
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

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In the matter of furnishing, I find a certain absence of ugliness far worse than ugliness.
Home
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

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It is not a bad thing that children should occasionally, and politely, put parents in their place.
Children
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

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It is wise to apply the oil of refined politeness to the mechanism of friendship.
Courtesy
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

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Jealousy is not at all low, but it catches us humbled and bowed down, at first sight.
Jealousy
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

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Look for a long time at what pleases you, and a longer time at what pains you.
Pleasure
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

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No temptation can ever be measured by the value of its object.
Temptation
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

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One keeps forgetting old age up to the very brink of the grave.
Age and Aging
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

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Sincerity is not a spontaneous flower nor is modesty either.
Sincerity
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

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The lovesick, the betrayed, and the jealous all smell alike.
Smells
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

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To a poet, silence is an acceptable response, even a flattering one.
Poetry and Poets
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

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What a wonderful life I've had! I only wish I'd realized it sooner.
Life and Living
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

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You do not notice changes in what is always before you.
Change
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

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You will do foolish things, but do them with enthusiasm.
Enthusiasm
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Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun