Everyone ought to wish to marry; some ought to be allowed to marry; and others ought to marry twice – to make the average good.
To be able to look back upon one’s past life with satisfaction is to live twice.
A diplomat is a man who thinks twice before he says nothing.
It is twice the pleasure to deceive the deceiver.
No one wants to live in a wheelchair unable to talk, only winking once for yes and twice for no. It’s perfectly reasonable that there will come a point where the balance of judgment of life over death swings the other way.
The person lives twice who lives the first life well.
That’s the wise thrush; he sings each song twice over, lest you should think he never could recapture the first fine careless rapture!
Aristotle maintained that women have fewer teeth than men; although he was twice married, it never occurred to him to verify this statement by examining his wives’ mouths.
We have two ears and one mouth so that we can listen twice as much as we speak.
I loved statistics from a young age. And I studied very much in Sweden. I used to be in the upper quarter of all courses I attended. But in St. John’s, I was in the lower quarter. And the fact was that Indian students studied harder than we did in Sweden. They read the textbook twice, or three times or four times.