LEAD, n. A heavy blue-gray metal much used in giving stability to light lovers - particularly to those who love not wisely but other men's wives.
Ambrose Bierce (1842 - 1914)
Source: The Devil's Dictionary by Ambrose Bierce
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True debauchery is liberating because it creates no obligations. In it you possess only yourself; hence it remains the favorite pastime of the great lovers of their own person.
Albert Camus (1913 - 1960)
Lovers lying two and two Ask not whom they sleep beside, And the bridegroom all night through Never turns him to the bride.
A.E. Housman (1859 - 1936)
Source: A Shropshire Lad, 1896, no. 12, st. 4
Deliver me from your cold, phlegmatic preachers, politicians, friends, lovers and husbands.
Abigail Adams (1744 - 1818)
Source: Letter to John Adams, March 31, 1776
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