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The man who removes a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.


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It wasn't until the Nobel Prize that they really thawed out. They couldn't understand my books, but they could understand 30,000.
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I never promise a woman anything nor let her know what I'm going to give her. That's the only way to manage them. Always keep them guessing.
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We have to start teaching ourselves not to be afraid.
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... no battle is ever won ... they are not even fought. The field only reveals to man his own folly and despair, and Victory is an illusion of philosophers and fools.
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Our tragedy is a general and universal physical fear so long sustained by now that we can even bear it... the basest of all things is to be afraid.
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I don't care much for facts, am not much interested in them you can't stand a fact up, you've got to prop it up, and when you move to one side a little and look at it from that angle, it's not thick enough to cast a shadow in that direction.
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