Primo Quotes

Rose Macaulay

So they left the subject and played croquet, which is a very good game for people who are annoyed wi ...

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All sorts of articles and letters appear in the papers about women. Profound questions are raised co ...

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Life, for all its agonies...is exciting and beautiful, amusing and artful and endearing...and whatev ...

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Mozart is everyone's tea, pleasing to highbrows, middlebrows and lowbrows alike, though they probabl ...

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Parents are untamed, excessive, potentially troublesome creatures; charming to be with for a time, i ...

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[Religion is a] primitive insurance against disaster. ... Originally religion was merely a function ...

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Words, living and ghostly, the quick and the dead, crowd and jostle the otherwise too empty corridor ...

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Each wrong act brings with it its own anesthetic, dulling the conscience and blinding it against fur ...

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Love's a disease. But curable.

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“A hot bath! I cry, as I sit down in it! Again as I lie flat, a hot bath! How exquisite a pleasure ...

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“Sleeping in a bed -- it is, apparently, of immense importance. Against those who sleep, from choi ...

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“Cranks live by theory, not by pure desire. They want votes, peace, nuts, liberty, and spinning-lo ...

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“He felt about books as doctors feel about medicines, or managers about plays -- cynical but hopef ...

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“`Take my camel, dear', said my aunt Dot, as she climbed down from this animal on her return from ...

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The superior thing ... was to be late. Lateness showed that serene contempt for the illusion we call ...

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