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At that moment, in the sunset on Watership Down, there was offered to General Woundwort the opportunity to show whether he was really the leader of vision and genius which he believed himself to be, or whether he was no more than a tyrant with the courage and cunning of a pirate. For one beat of his pulse the lame rabbit's idea shone clearly before him. He grasped it and realized what it meant. The next, he had pushed it away from him.

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We who are rich with respect to the rest of the world must come to grips wi

We who are rich with respect to the rest of the world must come to grips with our own poverty if we are going to make a difference. We must allow our hearts to be broken so we can make things whole once again. We must fall apart before we can build up. An
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What a day may bring a day may take away.

What a day may bring a day may take away.
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It's especially hard to admit that you made a mistake to your parents, beca

It's especially hard to admit that you made a mistake to your parents, because, of course, you know so much more than they do.
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Life is simple, as simple as Quant.

Life is simple, as simple as Quant.
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We are in a prison of our own minds holding our own chains around us. We cr

We are in a prison of our own minds holding our own chains around us. We create our oligarchs and fight for their right to oppress us.
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The most distinguished persons become more revolutionary as they grow older

The most distinguished persons become more revolutionary as they grow older.
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Sharing is caringYou will share with those Whom you care

Sharing is caringYou will share with those Whom you care
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I need you." Every pore of my being is begging. This is what we do.

I need you." Every pore of my being is begging. This is what we do.
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Three ThingsThree things cannot be retrieved:The arrow once sped from the b

Three ThingsThree things cannot be retrieved:The arrow once sped from the bowThe word spoken in hasteThe missed opportunity.(Ali the Lion, Caliph of Islam, son-in-law of Mohammed the Prophet),
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Grimm always used rabbits, on account of a grudge he had with the Easter Bu

Grimm always used rabbits, on account of a grudge he had with the Easter Bunny. I’d had a pet rabbit when I was little, and the first time I saw an augury I think I managed to throw up and faint at the same time. After that, Grimm had it done without me.
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I am a machine condemned to devour books.

I am a machine condemned to devour books.
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Courage is ... the knowledge of how to fear what ought to be feared and how

Courage is ... the knowledge of how to fear what ought to be feared and how not to fear what ought not to be feared.
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