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Hold fast to the Bible. To the influence of this Book we are indebted for a

Hold fast to the Bible. To the influence of this Book we are indebted for all the progress made in true civilization and to this we must look as our guide in the future.
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I suppose not everyone has a dad who wrote a book saying he didn't believe

I suppose not everyone has a dad who wrote a book saying he didn't believe in the Parliamentary road to socialism.
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When I was little, we had a Golden Book that had all these Disney character

When I was little, we had a Golden Book that had all these Disney characters in one portrait on the first page. My dad used to read from it every night. We'd play this game of find Pluto or find Donald Duck. He'd read us stories and do all the voices. Tho
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My dad wanted me to go down a more academic route. He is very much about st

My dad wanted me to go down a more academic route. He is very much about sticking to the rule book and sticking to the blueprint of a successful career.
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When my book 'Rich Dad's Prophecy' was released in 2002, most financial new

When my book 'Rich Dad's Prophecy' was released in 2002, most financial newspapers and magazines trashed it because I discussed a looming stock market crash.
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Every year, I give my dad an advance copy of my latest book. He reads it ov

Every year, I give my dad an advance copy of my latest book. He reads it over the next several nights and says something incredibly supportive. Then he clears his throat nervously and changes the subject.
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The worst advice I ever received from my dad was to play by the book.

The worst advice I ever received from my dad was to play by the book.
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My only writing ritual is to shave my head bald between writing the first a

My only writing ritual is to shave my head bald between writing the first and second drafts of a book. If I can throw away all my hair, then I have the freedom to trash any part of the book on the next rewrite.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

People who believe in freedom of expression have spent several centuries fi

People who believe in freedom of expression have spent several centuries fighting against censorship, in whatever form. We have to be certain the 'Net' doesn't become the site for technological book burning.
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I admire Eudora Welty. 'Delta Wedding' is a book I've given as a present to

I admire Eudora Welty. 'Delta Wedding' is a book I've given as a present to numerous women. Eudora Welty rocks. She writes such jewel-like, fine, refined short stories.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

I use Pinterest for everything. Book collections, trips, hobbies. It's all

I use Pinterest for everything. Book collections, trips, hobbies. It's all there. I planned my wedding on it. When I had a kid, I planned all his stuff on it. So it was nice to discover that I wasn't the only one.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

I wanted to define the vocabulary of a wedding both visually and intellectu

I wanted to define the vocabulary of a wedding both visually and intellectually. The book is about more than weddings or wedding dresses. It's a metaphor for women's lives, their creativity.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago