Art is nature speeded up and God slowed down.
Laughter is regional: a smile extends over the whole face
The glance embroiders in joy, knits in pain, and sews in boredom.When indifferent, the eye takes stills, when interested, movies.Laughter is regional: a smile extends over the whole face.
The family is a court of justice which never shuts down for night or day.
A women knows how to keep quiet when she is in the right, whereas a man, when he is in the right, will keep on talking.
Animals awaken, first facially, then bodily. Men's bodies wake before their faces do. The animal sleeps within its body, man sleeps with his body in his mind.
The man who can make others laugh secures more votes for a measure than the man who forces them to think.
Monkeys are superior to men in this: when a monkey looks into a mirror, he sees a monkey.
Women eat while they are talking; men talk while they are eating.
The mind gets distracted in all sorts of ways. The heart is its own exclusive concern and diversion.
Women make us poets, children make us philosophers.
We sometimes laugh from ear to ear, but it would be impossible for a smile to be wider than the distance between our eyes.