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The one phrase you can use is that success has a thousand fathers, and failure is an orphan.

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I disagree. You want to bring back someone that you've lost. You might want

I disagree. You want to bring back someone that you've lost. You might want money. Maybe you want women. Or, you might want to protect the world. These are all common things people want. Things that their hearts desire. Greed may not be good, but it's not
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We can never go back again that much is certain. The past is still too clo

We can never go back again that much is certain. The past is still too close to us. The things we have tried to forget and put behind us would stir again and that sense of fear of furtive unrest... might in some manner unforeseen become a living compan
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Life has its rhythm ad we have ours. They’re designed to coexist in harmony

Life has its rhythm ad we have ours. They’re designed to coexist in harmony, so that when we do what is ours to do and otherwise let life be, we garner acceptance and serenity. (285)
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Giving and empathy provide us with opportunities to nurture our innate good

Giving and empathy provide us with opportunities to nurture our innate goodness.
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Sadness was a very heavy thing. My body weighed twice what it had only a mo

Sadness was a very heavy thing. My body weighed twice what it had only a moment earlier.
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It's very hard to respect people on holiday - everybody looks so silly at t

It's very hard to respect people on holiday - everybody looks so silly at the beach, it makes you hate humanity - but when you see people at their work they elicit respect, whether it's a mechanic, a stonemason or an accountant.
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As you write your novel, you gradually start thinking like some of your cha

As you write your novel, you gradually start thinking like some of your characters in it. And at times the writer may lose himself completely in some character.
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I like to think that love is like a rose. A rose that is beginning to sprou

I like to think that love is like a rose. A rose that is beginning to sprout is like a person feeling love for the first time. It will grow in time as the couples interact and along the way, they may hurt themselves by the thorns of pain and misunderstand
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

If people do not know the rules, they will continue making mistakes and the

If people do not know the rules, they will continue making mistakes and the situation will only worsen
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Her hair is troublesome and curly ... It falls in long, black strands, but

Her hair is troublesome and curly ... It falls in long, black strands, but each strand has a gentle, complicated undulation travelling through it, like a mild electric shock or a thrill, hat gives it a life of its own; it is visually analogous to a tremol
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People recognize certain things, like 'D' means 'this dialogue stinks.' We'

People recognize certain things, like 'D' means 'this dialogue stinks.' We're dealing with shows that are written here, shot in New York and posted back here. Accurate communication is a necessity.
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The greater the power, the more need there is for transparency, because if

The greater the power, the more need there is for transparency, because if the power is abused, the result can be so enormous. On the other hand, those people who do not have power, we mustn't reduce their power even more by making them yet more transpare
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