"To be honest I live among the English and have always found them to be very honest in their business dealings. They are noble, hard-working and anxious to do the right thing. But joy eludes them, they lack the joy that the Irish have."
"The want of logic annoys. Too much logic bores. Life eludes logic, and everything that logic alone constructs remains artificial and forced."
"Many women long for what eludes them, and like not what is offered them."
"I'm certain that most couples expect to find intimacy in marriage, but it somehow eludes them."