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Exactly what don't I think is beautiful? Listen, I don't care what you say about my race, creed, or religion, Fatty, but don't tell me I'm not sensitive to beauty. To me, everything is beautiful. Show me a pink sunset and I'm limp, by God. Anything.

("Franny and Zooey")

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Why do we have to get up at five? The war's over, for God's sake.
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You take a really sleepy man, Esmé, and he always stands a chance of again becoming a man with all his fac-with all his f-a-c-u-l-t-i-e-s intact.
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It's not too bad when the sun's out, but the sun only comes out when it feels like coming out.
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They love their reasons for loving us almost as much as they love us, and most of the time more. It's not so good, that way.
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