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“Outward beauty is not enough; to be attractive a woman must use words, wit, playfulness, sweet-talk, and laughter to transcend the gifts of Nature”
“There is small disproportion betwixt a fool who useth not wit because he hath it not and him that useth it not when it should avail him.”
“Women are strange and incomprehensible, a device invented by Providence to keep the wit of man well sharpened by constant employment”
“Wit consists in seeing the resemblance between things which differ, and the difference between things which are alike”
Madame de Stael
“Good nature is more agreeable in conversation than wit, and gives a certain air to the countenance which is more amiable than beauty”
“His wit and irony - particularly when he uses them to condemn superstition - are inimitable”
“When you deal with your brother, be pleasant, but get a witness”
“Wit ought to be a glorious treat like caviar; never spread it about like marmalade”
“He is winding the watch of his wit; by and by it will strike.”
“No man is so much a fool as not to have wit enough sometimes to be a knave; nor any so cunning a knave as not to have the weakness sometimes to play the fool”
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