In here I'm the guy who can get things for you... outside all you need is the Yellow Pages. I don't think I could make it.
("The Shawshank Redemption")
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Rivers of wrinkles flowing down from the corners of this eyes and mouth.
The trust of the innocent is the liar's most useful tool.
I had seven minutes permanently burned out of my memory (when the van hit). I did get one back of the guy coming over the hill heading toward me. It's like a coral islet in the sea. ... I have no idea if (the story) is any good, but what the h--l, I like it.
All is forgotten in the stone halls of the dead. These are the rooms of ruin where the spiders spin and the great circuits fall quiet, one by one...
Talent in cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.
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The theologians have recognized that the ideal is the imitation of God. If we be a part of such an organic thing, this thing is God to us, as I am God to the cells that compose me.
It's kind of ironic that if I get my Ph.D., I'll be a real doctor.