Factober

At that time I had complete confidence in Russian policy and I believed that the Western Allies deliberately allowed Russia and Germany to fight each other to the death.

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The older a wizard grows, the more silent he becomes, like a woody vine gro

The older a wizard grows, the more silent he becomes, like a woody vine growing over time to choke a garden path, deep and full of moss and snakes, running everywhere, impenetrable.
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... And now we shan't be parted no more, and that's finished.

... And now we shan't be parted no more, and that's finished.
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You don't have to be a hero to accomplish great things---to compete. You ca

You don't have to be a hero to accomplish great things---to compete. You can just be an ordinary chap, sufficiently motivated to reach challenging goals.
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Not so long afterwards it was broad day light in Iluji for the first time e

Not so long afterwards it was broad day light in Iluji for the first time ever.
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The house is seventies modern with sliding windows, gas-effect and a giant

The house is seventies modern with sliding windows, gas-effect and a giant TV in the living room. There are almost no books. I'm not making any judgement. It's just the sort of thing I can't help but notice.
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There's some sort of unspoken license... when outlandish things come out of

There's some sort of unspoken license... when outlandish things come out of an inanimate object, somehow it equals humor.
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But without going to such extremes prudence may easily involve the loss of

But without going to such extremes prudence may easily involve the loss of some of the best things in life. The worshipper of Dionysus reacts against prudence. In intoxication, physical or spiritual, he recovers an intensity of feeling which prudence had
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If you can see everything in all directions, there is no such thing as up o

If you can see everything in all directions, there is no such thing as up or down, left or right.
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The dream doesn't lie in victimization or blame; it lies in hard work, dete

The dream doesn't lie in victimization or blame; it lies in hard work, determination and a good education.
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The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our a

The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
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I can't say when you'll get love or how you'll find it or even promise you

I can't say when you'll get love or how you'll find it or even promise you that you will. I can only say you are worthy of it and that it's never too much to ask for it and that it's not crazy to fear you'll never have it again, even though your fears are
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I never thought it would get this bad. I never thought the Reestablishment

I never thought it would get this bad. I never thought the Reestablishment would take things so far. They're incinerating culture, the beauty of diversity. The new citizens of our world will be reduced to nothing but numbers, easily interchangeable, easil
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