I opened it at page 96 - the secret page on which I write my name to catch out borrowers and book-sharks.
The play was consumed in wholesome fashion by large masses in places of public resort; the novel was self-administered in private.
The majority of the members of the Irish parliament are professional politicians, in the sense that otherwise they would not be given jobs minding mice at crossroads.
Some savage faculty for observation told him that most respectable and estimable people usually had a lot of books in their houses.
A woman doesn't care if she hasn't a stomach, provided she looks as if she hasn't.