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A diplomat who says "yes" means "maybe", a diplomat who says "maybe" means "no", and a diplomat who says "no" is not a diplomat.
Charles Maurice de Talleyrand
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Excerption: At fifty everyone has the face he deserves.
George Orwell
If women didn`t exist, all the money in the world would have no meaning.
Aristotle Onassis
Character and fate are two words for the same thing.
A heart can no more be forced to love than a stomach can be forced to digest food by persuasion.
Alfred Bernhard Nobel
One should never know too precisely whom one has married.
Friedrich Nietzsche
We build too many walls and not enough bridges.
Isaac Newton
Middle age is when a narrow waist and a broad mind begin to change places.
Ogden Nash
The worse the man the better the soldier.
Napoleon I
Few persons enjoy real liberty; we are all slaves to ideas or habits.
Alfred de Musset
There is no crueler tyranny than that which is perpetuated under the shield of law and in the name of justice.
Charles de Montesquieu