The Physiology of Marriage Quotes
Manners are the hypocrisy of nations, and hypocrisy is more or less perfect.
Part I, Meditation IV. Of the Virtuous Woman
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There is at Christmas time a great deal of hypocrisy, honourable hypocrisy, hypocrisy undertaken pour le bon motif, c’est entendu, but nevertheless hypocrisy!
Most people approve of capital punishment, but most people wouldn’t do the hangman’s job.
With people of only moderate ability modesty is mere honesty; but with those who possess great talent it is hypocrisy.
The Strain (The Strain Trilogy)
A Strangeness in My Mind
Voyager (Outlander #3)
On Her Majesty's Secret Service (James Bond #11)
The Fiery Cross (Outlander #5)
The Physiology of Marriage
Honoré de Balzac