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Famous quotes containing the word louis:

    St. Louis woman, wid her diamon’ rings,
    Pulls dat man ‘roun’ by her apron strings.
    W.C. Handy (1873–1958)

    To make our idea of morality centre on forbidden acts is to defile the imagination and to introduce into our judgments of our fellow-men a secret element of gusto.
    —Robert Louis Stevenson (1850–1894)

    The outer world, from which we cower into our houses, seemed after all a gentle habitable place; and night after night a man’s bed, it seemed, was laid and waiting for him in the fields, where God keeps an open house.
    —Robert Louis Stevenson (1850–1894)