Subjects — F
A shocking occurrence ceases to be shocking when it occurs daily.
Familiarity breeds contempt; and children.
All objects lose by too familiar a view.
The hues of the opal, the light of the diamond, are not to be seen if the eye is too near.
Though familiarity may not breed contempt, it takes off the edge of admiration.
Nothing is wonderful when you get used to it.
Few men have been admired by their own households.
Familiarity is a magician that is cruel to beauty but kind to ugliness.
Familiarity is the root of the closest friendships, as well as the interests hatreds.
Familiar acts are beautiful through love.