Quotes: correspondence

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  • Thomas Szasz
    Thomas Szasz
    American psychiatrist 1920-
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    The many faces of intimacy: the Victorians could experience it through correspondence, but not through cohabitation; contemporary men and women can experience it through fornication, but not through friendship.
  • Charles Lamb
    Charles Lamb
    English essayist 1775-1834
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    A poor relation is the most irrelevant thing in nature, a piece of impertinent correspondence, an odious approximation, a haunting conscience, a preposterous shadow, lengthening in the noon-tide of our prosperity. He is known by his knock.
  • Evelyn Waugh
    Evelyn Waugh
    British novelist 1903-1966
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    His courtesy was somewhat extravagant. He would write and thank people who wrote to thank him for wedding presents and when he encountered anyone as punctilious as himself the correspondence ended only with death.
  • Anne McCaffrey
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    I think the Internet, particularly the availability of information, is great. I do a lot of correspondence on-line and have a chat line to talk to my fans as well.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    Life! Life! Don't let us go to life for our fulfillment or our experience. It is a thing narrowed by circumstances, incoherent in its utterance, and without that fine correspondence of form and spirit which is the only thing that can satisfy the artistic
  • Albert J. Nock
    Albert J. Nock
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    Organized Christianity has always represented immortality as a sort of common heritage; but I never could see why spiritual life should not be conditioned on the same terms as all life, i. e., correspondence with environment.
  • Bill Dedman
    Bill Dedman
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    State courts usually rule that correspondence between government officials, about government business, are public records, whether they use their government e-mail accounts or private ones.
  • H.G. Wells
    H.G. Wells
    British-born American author 1866-1946
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    There comes a moment in the day when you have written your pages in the morning, attended to your correspondence in the afternoon, and have nothing further to do. Then comes that hour when you are bored; that's the time for sex.
  • Paramahansa Yogananda
    Paramahansa Yogananda
    Indian yogi and guru 1893-1952
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    Truth is exact correspondence with reality.
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