Silly things do cease to be silly if they are done by sensible people in an impudent way.
They walked on, without knowing in what direction. There was too much to be thought, and felt, and said, for attention to any other objects.
Well, we must live and learn.
I do not pretend to possess equal frankness with your ladyship. You may ask questions which I shall not choose to answer.
I will not talk of my own happiness,' said he, 'great as it is, for I think only of yours. Compared with you, who has the right to be happy?
Every man is surrounded by a neighborhood of voluntary spies.