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Masterpieces are not single and solitary births; they are the outcome of many years of thinking in common, of thinking by the body of the people, so that the experience of the mass is behind the single voice.


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We are nauseated by the sight of trivial personalities decomposing in the eternity of print.
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Surely it was time someone invented a new plot, or that the author came out from the bushes.
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Each has his past shut in him like the leaves of a book known to him by his heart, and his friends can only read the title.
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You send a boy to school in order to make friends - the right sort.
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Someone has to die in order that the rest of us should value life more.
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For love... has two faces one white, the other black two bodies one smooth, the other hairy. It has two hands, two feet, two tails, two, indeed, of every member and each one is the exact opposite of the other. Yet, so strictly are they joined together
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