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Give me a one-handed Economist. All my economists say 'on hand...', then 'b

Give me a one-handed Economist. All my economists say 'on hand...', then 'but on the other...
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Your uniqueness is your greatest strength, not how well you emulate others.

Your uniqueness is your greatest strength, not how well you emulate others.
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Some achieve greatness through people who lift them higher. Others find it

Some achieve greatness through people who lift them higher. Others find it when they have to stand alone.
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Some things don't last forever, but some things do. Like a good song, or a

Some things don't last forever, but some things do. Like a good song, or a good book, or a good memory you can take out and unfold in your darkest times, pressing down on the corners and peering in close, hoping you still recognize the person you see ther
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The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom.

The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom.
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A newcomer could ascertain the identity of a town's true leaders – which st

A newcomer could ascertain the identity of a town's true leaders – which storekeeper was respected, which farmer was listened to other farmers – only through endless hours of subtle probing of reticent men.
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Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.

Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.
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Do not blame your parents for not working hard enough to birth you with sil

Do not blame your parents for not working hard enough to birth you with silver spoon in your mouth because tomorrow you will be a parent and your children will in turn blame you for not giving birth to them with the desired silver spoon.
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Time and trouble will tame an advanced young woman, but an advanced old wom

Time and trouble will tame an advanced young woman, but an advanced old woman is uncontrollable by any earthly force.
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What I didn't need was some hot-and-cold long-distance flake wasting my tim

What I didn't need was some hot-and-cold long-distance flake wasting my time. It hurt my feelings and made me feel like something was wrong with me.
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Nightmares and secrets. Ewan wished he knew what had happened to these girl

Nightmares and secrets. Ewan wished he knew what had happened to these girls before he found them.
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There was one floor that was all gynecologists. They could tell by the remn

There was one floor that was all gynecologists. They could tell by the remnants of weird optical contraptions- all the convoluted tools men use when they're searching for the source of their anxieties.
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