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A man who aspires to rise above the mediocre, to be something more than the ordinary, surely deserves admiration, even if he fails and loses a fortune on account of his ambitions(...)if one has failed only where others have not had the courage or will to try, there is consolation - indeed, deep satisfaction - to be gained from his observation when looking back over one's life.#Page no.134

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I think Madonna has a great deal of intelligence and capability. I have a l

I think Madonna has a great deal of intelligence and capability. I have a lot of respect for her. She's taken her career and maximized it with intelligence and creativity.
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I want to be remembered as the person who helped us restore faith in oursel

I want to be remembered as the person who helped us restore faith in ourselves.
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I guess that's where faith comes in, the faith of a child to believe in San

I guess that's where faith comes in, the faith of a child to believe in Santa, the faith of an adult to believe in God, maybe faith is what makes something real? Maybe Rose had believed enough to create her own afterlife, maybe that's the reward of faith.
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Anthony watched him, dumbfounded, and then turned to Lucy. “What have you d

Anthony watched him, dumbfounded, and then turned to Lucy. “What have you done with Zack’s brain?”Lucy stood to follow Zack. “What brain? I don’t think he has one. I think he’s just one giant exposed nerve ending. I swear sometimes at night, I can hear hi
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There's nothing quite like a good quest for getting your blood pumping.

There's nothing quite like a good quest for getting your blood pumping.
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From the viewpoint of what you can do, therefore, languages do differ - but

From the viewpoint of what you can do, therefore, languages do differ - but the differences are limited. For example, Python and Ruby provide almost the same power to the programmer.
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That someone would mourn her death made her want to live in the fiercest wa

That someone would mourn her death made her want to live in the fiercest way.
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You're about to become the thing you hate. Let the games begin.

You're about to become the thing you hate. Let the games begin.
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There is no limit to what you can do,when you focus on your strength.

There is no limit to what you can do,when you focus on your strength.
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Making changes in the fast food that makes up such a significant part of th

Making changes in the fast food that makes up such a significant part of the American diet, even if the numbers aren't impressive, will have important health up sides.
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How do you rate works of genius? Partly by personal inclination, partly by

How do you rate works of genius? Partly by personal inclination, partly by accepted wisdom, partly by popularity.
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Racism does not have a good track record. It's been tried out for a long ti

Racism does not have a good track record. It's been tried out for a long time and you'd think by now we'd want to put an end to it instead of putting it under new management.
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