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At the age of 12, my parents gave me a chemistry set for Christmas, and experimentation soon became a consuming passion in my life.

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the only thing that you absolutely have to know, is the location of the lib

the only thing that you absolutely have to know, is the location of the library.
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Paradise was always over there, a day’s sail away. But it’s a funny thing,

Paradise was always over there, a day’s sail away. But it’s a funny thing, escapism. You can go far and wide and you can keep moving on and on through places and years, but you never escape your own life. I, finally, knew where my life belonged. Home.
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I am a big believer in education, because when I grew up in Austria - when

I am a big believer in education, because when I grew up in Austria - when I grew up in Austria I had a great education. I had great teachers.
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I respect the decision of others. But I retain my own deductions.

I respect the decision of others. But I retain my own deductions.
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The chance to do it over again is called now.

The chance to do it over again is called now.
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For nature does things in good order: And birds and butterflies recognizeNo

For nature does things in good order: And birds and butterflies recognizeNo man-made border
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At the end of four years' time, at graduation, we were down to 12. At our r

At the end of four years' time, at graduation, we were down to 12. At our reunion that we had several years ago, only 1 out of the 52 actually made it to ordination and priesthood. So there you go, there's your numbers.
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A novel is never anything but a philosophy put into images.

A novel is never anything but a philosophy put into images.
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I feel the pain—everywhere.

I feel the pain—everywhere.
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You can do what you like, sir, but I'll tell you this. New York is the true

You can do what you like, sir, but I'll tell you this. New York is the true capital of America. Every New Yorker knows it, and by God, we always shall.
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So we gave up. I'd finally had enough of chasing after a ghost who did not

So we gave up. I'd finally had enough of chasing after a ghost who did not want to be seen. We'd failed, maybe, but some mysteries aren't meant to be solved.
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Leaders read people more than books.

Leaders read people more than books.
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