Borrowing is not much better than begging; just as lending with interest is not much better than stealing.
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Literature is analysis after the event.
What is a hero without love for mankind.
It is the mark of great people to treat trifles as trifles and important matters as important.
There are no laws for the novel. There never have been, nor can there ever be.
You can't be a Red if you're married to a civil servant.
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