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Patricia Wentworth Quotes

The fact is, for most of us, what happens to ourselves is so much more important than what happens to other people that the smallest mote in our own eye will prevent us from being unduly harrowed by someone elses beam.
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Take things as they come. Take things as they are. What does it matter? There's one end to everything.

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Most of the things one worries about never happen.

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You cannot divide minds into sexes. Each human being presents an individual problem.

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It's surprising how soon you can get used to having money. It's much easier than getting used to not having it.

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It isn't good tactics to ask for something that you know will be refused.

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I do not approve of children being beaten. It is always a confession of failure.

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Being in a rage was rather like being out in a thunderstorm - you couldn't hear yourself think.

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There is and always has been for me a peculiar need to write. This is very different from wanting to be a writer. To be a writer always seemed something so far removed from my talents and abilities and imaginings that it didn't afflict me at all as a notion when I was young. But I was always conscious that I wanted to write.

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The things that happened in your body were never as bad as the things that happened in your mind.

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There are virtues which are very well in the abstract, but which, encountered in the flesh, can be a source of extreme irritation.

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Things you can't understand are always the hardest to bear. To know why is the first step to consolation.

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