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The real drawback to the simple life is that it is not simple. If you are living it, you positively can do nothing else. There is not time.

简单生活的真正缺点是不简单。如果你活在其中,你肯定什么也做不了。没有时间了。

凯瑟琳·伊丽莎白·富勒顿·杰拉德

One of the reasons, surely, why women have been credited with less perfect veracity than men is that the burden of conventional falsehood falls chiefly on them.

当然,人们认为女性不如男性准确的原因之一是传统谎言的重担主要落在她们身上。

凯瑟琳·伊丽莎白·富勒顿·杰拉德

Civilization is merely an advance in taste: accepting, all the time, nicer things, and rejecting nasty ones.

文明只不过是品味的进步:总是接受美好的事物,拒绝肮脏的事物。

凯瑟琳·伊丽莎白·富勒顿·杰拉德

Ignorance of what real learning is, and a consequent suspicion of it; materialism, and a consequent intellectual laxity, both of these have done destructive work in the colleges.

不知道什么是真正的学问,因而怀疑它;物质主义,以及随之而来的思想松懈,这两个都在大学里做了破坏性的工作。

凯瑟琳·伊丽莎白·富勒顿·杰拉德

Social distinctions concern themselves ultimately with whom you may and may not marry.

社会差别最终关系到你可以和谁结婚,不可以和谁结婚。

凯瑟琳·伊丽莎白·富勒顿·杰拉德

Educational legislation nowadays is largely in the hands of illiterate people, and the illiterate will take good care that their illiteracy is not made a reproach on them.

现在的教育立法基本上掌握在文盲的手中,文盲会注意不让他们的文盲成为他们的耻辱。

凯瑟琳·伊丽莎白·富勒顿·杰拉德