Factober

I may not be perfect, but God knows I'm trying . . . and God knowing should count for something.

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She thought a writer should work harder writing a book than she did reading

She thought a writer should work harder writing a book than she did reading it.
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Family politics are worse than world politics. That's all I can say. You do

Family politics are worse than world politics. That's all I can say. You don't get to choose your family you get to choose your friends. Your family is imposed upon you.
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If we cannot meet our everyday surroundings with equanimity and pleasure an

If we cannot meet our everyday surroundings with equanimity and pleasure and grow each day in some useful direction then ... life is on the road toward misfortune misery and destruction.
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The whole fairground with all its memories would soon be smashed into the d

The whole fairground with all its memories would soon be smashed into the dust.
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Because I am much like Reagan and Margaret Thatcher, I'm such an unconventi

Because I am much like Reagan and Margaret Thatcher, I'm such an unconventional political figure that you really need to design a unique campaign that fits the way I operate.
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I wish people used wishes to modify themselves instead of others. Wish to b

I wish people used wishes to modify themselves instead of others. Wish to be low maintenance. Wish to be autonomous, even.
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To read without reflecting is like eating without digesting.

To read without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
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We all die. I can't promise to live forever." His armstightened around her.

We all die. I can't promise to live forever." His armstightened around her. "But I can promise to love you as long as Ilive.
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There is no greater tyranny than that which is perpetrated under the shield

There is no greater tyranny than that which is perpetrated under the shield of the law and in the name of justice.
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Watching her, he saw again how she teetered between adolescence and adultho

Watching her, he saw again how she teetered between adolescence and adulthood, with a raw sensuality that had to deposit her in a kind of no-man's land--too much a woman for boys her own age, too young for fully adult men.
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We walked back to iDEATH, holding hands. Hands are very nice things, especi

We walked back to iDEATH, holding hands. Hands are very nice things, especially after they have travelled back from making love.
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In Denmark, the annual Christmas party is probably the most important cultu

In Denmark, the annual Christmas party is probably the most important cultural institution in the country.
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