I am practically in the employ of Mr. Nobel. I have to meet everyone he sends my way.
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Winning Nobel imposed on me a lifestyle to which I am not used and which I would not have preferred.
You can tell whether a man is clever by his answers. You can tell whether a man is wise by his questions.
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