Oscar Wilde about women (“Lady Windermere's Fan”, 1893) - I don't like compliments, and I don't see why a man should think he is pleasing a woman enormously when he says to her a whole heap of things that he doesn't mean.
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I don't like compliments, and I don't see why a man should think he is pleasing a woman enormously when he says to her a whole heap of things that he doesn't mean.
 Oscar WildeLady Windermere's Fan (1893). copy citation

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