Agnes Repplier Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old agnes repplier quotes, agnes repplier sayings, and agnes repplier proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


It is not easy to find happiness in ourselves, and it is not possible to find it elsewhere.     

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Humor brings insight and tolerance. Irony brings a deeper and less friendly understanding.     

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The impulse to travel is one of the hopeful symptoms of life.     

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A puppy is but a dog, plus high spirits, and minus common sense.     

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Everybody is now so busy teaching that nobody has any time to learn.     

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There is a vast deal of make-believe in the carefully nurtured sentiment for country life, and the barefoot boy, and the mountain girl.     

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A kitten is the most irresistible comedian in the world. Its wide-open eyes gleam with wonder and mirth. It darts madly at nothing at all, and then, as though suddenly checked in the pursuit, prances sideways on its hind legs with ridiculous agility and zeal.     

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A kitten is chiefly remarkable for rushing about like mad at nothing whatever and generally stopping before it gets there.     

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A kitten is chiefly remarkable for rushing about like mad at nothing whatever, and generally stopping before it gets there.     

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We know when we have had enough of a friend, and we know when a friend has had enough of us. The first truth is no more palatable than the second.     

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The impulse to travel is one of the hopeful symptoms of life.     

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The pessimist is seldom an agitating individual. His creed breeds indifference to others, and he does not trouble himself to thrust his views upon the unconvinced.     

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It is not easy to find happiness in ourselves, and it is not possible to find it elsewhere.     

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When the milk of human kindness turns sour, it is a singularly unpalatable draught.     

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A puppy is but a dog, plus high spirits and minus common sense.     

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There is always a secret irritation about a laugh into which we cannot join.     

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There are few nudities so objectionable as the naked truth.     

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The impulse to travel is one of the hopeful symptoms of life.     

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It has been well said that tea is suggestive of a thousand wants, from which spring the decencies and luxuries of civilization.     

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A world of vested interests is not a world which welcomes the disruptive force of candour.     

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There are few nudities so objectionable as the naked truth.     

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Erudition, like a bloodhound, is a charming thing when held firmly in leash, but it is not so attractive when turned loose upon a defenseless and unerudite public.     

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Economics and ethics have little in common.     

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Sensuality, too, which used to show itself course, smiling, unmasked, and unmistakable, is now serious, analytic, and so burdened with a sense of its responsibilities that it passes muster half the time as a new type of asceticism.     

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A villain must be a thing of power, handled with delicacy and grace. He must be wicked enough to excite our aversion, strong enough to arouse our fear, human enough to awaken some transient gleam of sympathy.     

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The least practical of us have some petty thrift dear to our hearts, some one direction in which we love to scrimp.     

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Resistance, which is the function of conservatism, is essential to orderly advance.     

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It is in his pleasure that a man really lives; it is from his leisure that he constructs the true fabric of self.     

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It is not easy to find happiness in ourselves, and it is not possible to find it elsewhere.     

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The cat dwells within the circle of her own secret thoughts.     

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