The minute those two little particles inside a woman's womb have joined together, billions of decisions have been made. A thing like that has to come from entropy.
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I think one or two of the later Holmes stories are among the best.
A character who is thought-out is not born, he or she is contrived. A born character is round, a thought-out character is flat.
All men are reasoning animals more than any other animal. They have a bigger brain and better brain. And we reason with our brain.
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