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A chair is a very difficult object. A skyscraper is almost easier. That is why Chippendale is famous.

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For over a century, an evolving microcosm of Anthropology’s turbulent histo

For over a century, an evolving microcosm of Anthropology’s turbulent history has hidden behind the staid façade of the American Museum of Natural History. From an insider’s perspective, the well-known ethnologist Stan Freed engagingly introduces us to an
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Friendship is something whose depth fits human aspirations and fulfills hum

Friendship is something whose depth fits human aspirations and fulfills human possibilities. It has heft to it, as a gold-piece does and a gambling chip does not.
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I mean it," I said. "You're in danger.""Relax, Harry. I'm not letting anyon

I mean it," I said. "You're in danger.""Relax, Harry. I'm not letting anyone lick me, and I'm not looking anyone in the eyes. It's kind of like visiting New York.
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Every town has ‘THAT house’: the one that once held dark secrets. You know

Every town has ‘THAT house’: the one that once held dark secrets. You know the house… the one no one will purchase? The one whose walls have seen blood? The one that even birds avoid, and the darkened windows resemble empty eye sockets? There are furtive,
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Your own brain ought to have the decency to be on your side!

Your own brain ought to have the decency to be on your side!
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Success is the relentless pursuit of joy.

Success is the relentless pursuit of joy.
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He howled in despair as his body was enveloped by a terrifying and sickenin

He howled in despair as his body was enveloped by a terrifying and sickening darkness.
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If you write then you are reborn because by writing about the moment, you c

If you write then you are reborn because by writing about the moment, you can relive it for a second time.
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I feel despised there, for having so little money; also for once having had

I feel despised there, for having so little money; also for once having had so much. I never actually had it, of course. Father had it, and then Richard. But money was imputed to me, the same way crimes are imputed to those who've simply been present at t
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I think there is a failure in foreign policy. And you have to acknowledge t

I think there is a failure in foreign policy. And you have to acknowledge that under Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton was the architect of that foreign policy. Whether it was malevolent or not, I don't know.
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Meeting, for the first time in person, someone that you’ve ‘known’ for some

Meeting, for the first time in person, someone that you’ve ‘known’ for sometime online = Taking the relationship to the ‘previous’ level.
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I am not here to compete in the war of words, I am here to nurture the futu

I am not here to compete in the war of words, I am here to nurture the future of stories.
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