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John Hay calls the telegraph reporter, "the natural enemy of the scribe.

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You'll never get ahead of anyone as long as you try to get even with him.

You'll never get ahead of anyone as long as you try to get even with him.
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You'll find that life is still worthwhile, if you just smile.

You'll find that life is still worthwhile, if you just smile.
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I knew that I did not want to go to that juvenile diversion program because

I knew that I did not want to go to that juvenile diversion program because I had an intuitive sense that it would turn me irrevocably into the kind of character that I was now only rehearsing to be.
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The length of novels, poems and stories, is measured by the number of missi

The length of novels, poems and stories, is measured by the number of missing words; a thousand pages become one, one becomes a thousand.
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The only thing you can justifiably claim that life owes you is an equal mea

The only thing you can justifiably claim that life owes you is an equal measure of what you have given out. And even that is debatable.
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With every divine encounter, we receive new grace.

With every divine encounter, we receive new grace.
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I didn't fail the test, I just found 100 ways to do it wrong.

I didn't fail the test, I just found 100 ways to do it wrong.
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Love is the key to everything. Love your life.

Love is the key to everything. Love your life.
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I'm so tired of people who can't be honest. "Beauty is on the inside" Reall

I'm so tired of people who can't be honest. "Beauty is on the inside" Really?? Then why do rich guys & successful guys always end up with beautiful women but they have lousy personalities?.
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Anthropology demands the open-mindedness with which one must look and liste

Anthropology demands the open-mindedness with which one must look and listen, record in astonishment and wonder that which one would not have been able to guess.
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If a book is well written, I always find it too short.

If a book is well written, I always find it too short.
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Most of these wild animals depart in autumn when the sun changes their beha

Most of these wild animals depart in autumn when the sun changes their behavior and they feel the urge to migrate or go off alone. While they are with us, however, they become characters in my books, articles, and stories.
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