Human beings can be awful cruel to one another.
A thing long expected takes the form of the unexpected when at last it comes.
If your mother tells you to do a thing, it is wrong to reply that you won't. It is better and more becoming to intimate that you will do as she bids you, and then afterward act quietly in the matter according to the dictates of your best judgment.
If books are not good company, where shall I find it?
Why is it that we rejoice at a birth and grieve at a funeral? It is because we are not the person involved.
Why shoudnt truth be stranger than fiction Fiction after all has to stick to the possibilities.