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Francis Alexander Durivage Quotes


American author
(1814 - 1881)

If you tell a woman she is beautiful, whisper it softly; for if the devil hears it he will echo it many times.
[Beauty]
 

They teach us to remember; why do not they teach us to forget? There is not a man living who has not, some time in his life, admitted that memory was as much of a curse as a blessing.
[Memory]