British Essayist and Novelist known for "South Wind" novel
Nobody can misunderstand a boy like his own mother. Mothers at present can bring children into the world, but this performance is apt to mark the end of their capacities. They can't even attend to the elementary animal requirements of their offspring. It is quite surprising how many children survive in spite of their mothers.
A man who has reformed himself has contributed his full share towards the reformation of his neighbor.
Nothing ages a man like living always with the same woman.
How hard it is, sometimes, to trust the evidence of one's senses! How reluctantly the mind consents to reality.