The rake

the modern voice of classic elegance

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Stories

‘The man who views the world at 50 the same as he did at 20 has wasted 30 years of his life.’ Muhammad Ali

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'Men get to be a mixture of the charming mannerisms of the women they have known.' Scott F. Fitzgerald

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    Style

    'There is one other reason for dressing well, namely that dogs respect it, and will not attack you in good clothes.' Ralph Waldo Emerson

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      Craft

      'Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.' Ralph Waldo Emerson

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        Code

        'If only for the sake of elegance I try to remain morally pure.' Marcel Proust

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          News

          'To know, is to know that you know nothing. That is the meaning of true knowledge.' Socrates

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            Speed

            ‘There are two things no man will admit he cannot do well: drive and make love.’ Sir Stirling Moss

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              Pleasure

              ‘I have the simplest tastes; I am always satisfied with the best.’ Oscar Wilde

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