Margaret Halsey

If the factory people outside the colleges live under the discipline of narrow means, the people inside live under almost every other kind of discipline except that of narrow means -- from the fruity austerities of learning, through the iron rations of English gentlemanhood, down to the modest disadvantages of occupying cold stone buildings without central heating and having to cross two or three quadrangles to take a bath. Margaret Halsey quotes

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Eugene Ryabyi To manipulate doctors is to flirt with death. [07/01/2019 05:07:21] More


Anatoly Yurkin The flourishing of the funeral business is predetermined by any final pension reform. [06/26/2019 12:06:53] More


Eugene Ryabyi To sleep with mind is only possible for genius in order to give birth to a masterpiece. [06/28/2019 01:06:21] More


Anatoly Yurkin Loyalty is when you bring plates from a nearby store for an elephant in this China shop. (Anatoly Yurkin) [06/24/2019 07:06:18] More


Anatoly Yurkin Pension reform is a guarantee for the funeral business, which will always be the recipient of any benefits from anyone. [06/22/2019 01:06:00] More