There is no mystery so great as misery.
-- Oscar Wilde, The happy prince
There are people, who the more you do for them, the less they will do for themselves.
-- Jane Austen, Emma
Vanity and Pride are different things, though the words are often used synonymously. A person may be proud without being vain. Pride relates more to our opinion of ourselves, vanity to what we would have others think of us.
-- Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice
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