quotes for you
Most women set out to try to change a man, and when they have changed him they don't like him.
It is impossible to win gracefully at chess. No man has yet said "Mate!" in a voice which failed to sound to his opponent bitter, boastful and malicious.
Devotees of grammatical studies have not been distinguished for any very remarkable felicities of expression.
~Bronson AlcottTable Talk, 1868, PMB
Correct English is the slang of prigs who write history and essays.
~George Eliot, Middlemarch, 1872