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...they have been proposing to men all their lives, yet they grieve to remember that they have been invariably refused.
The question of marriage or non-marriage is only the question of whether it is better to be spoiled one way or another.
In matrimony, to hesitate is sometimes to be saved.
Inoculation, or a hair of the dog that is going to bite you--this principle should be introduced in respect of marriage and speculation.
Life and Love
To live is like to love-all reason is against it, and all healthy instinct for it.
The Basis of Life
We may say what we will, but Life is, au fond, sensual.
I will vote for it when women have left off making a noise in the reading-room of the British Museum, when they leave off wearing high head-dresses in the pit of a theatre and when I have seen as many as twelve women in all catch hold of the strap or bar on getting into an omnibus.
Manners Makyth Man
Yes, but they make woman still more.
Women and Religion
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