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English Author, 1908-1999
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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Euphemisms are unpleasant truths wearing diplomatic cologne.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“The war between the sexes is the only one in which both sides regularly sleep with the enemy”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“When I told the people of Northern Ireland that I was an atheist, a woman in the audience stood up and said, 'Yes, but is it the God of the Catholics or the God of the Protestants in whom you don't believe?”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“If you describe things as better than they are, you are considered to be a romantic; if you describe things as worse than they are, you will be called a realist; and if you describe things exactly as they are, you will be thought of as a satirist.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“The very purpose of existence is to reconcile the glowing opinion we hold of ourselves with the appalling things that other people think about us.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“The curiosity of the neighbors about you, is a tribute to your individuality, and you should encourage it”
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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Never keep up with Joneses. Drag them down to your level. It's cheaper.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“The consuming desire of most human beings is deliberately to plant their whole life in the hands of some other person. I would describe this method of searching for happiness as immature. Development of character consists solely in moving toward self-sufficiency.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“This woman did not fly to extremes; she lived there.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Of course I lie to people. But I lie altruistically - for our mutual good. The lie is the basic building block of good manners. That may seem mildly shocking to a moralist - but then what isn't?”

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