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    • Not appealing or good-looking: a homely kid.
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"My problem was that I was blond. There were no heroes with blond hair. Robert Taylor and Henry Fonda, they all had dark hair. The only one I found was Van Johnson, who wasn't too cool. He was a nice, homely American boy. So I created my own image. It worked."

"Good-looking individuals are treated better than homely ones in virtually every social situation, from dating to trial by jury."

"I wish our clever young poets would remember my homely definitions of prose and poetry that is, prose = words in their best order - poetry = the best words in the best order."

"A homely face and no figure have aided many women heavenward."

"Good-looking individuals are treated better than homely ones in virtually every social situation, from dating to trial by jury."

"Show me a genuine case of platonic friendship, and I shall show you two old or homely faces."

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