"He hadn't a single redeeming vice."
"Questions are never indiscreet, answers sometimes are."
"My own business always bores me to death; I prefer other people's."
"Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation."
"I have the simplest tastes. I am always satisfied with the best."
"The only thing to do with good advice is pass it on. It is never any use to oneself."