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History

William Makepeace Thackeray quote : If a secret history …

If a secret history of books could be written, and the author’s private thoughts and meanings noted down alongside of…

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Happiness

Alexandre Dumas quote : Happiness is like those …

Happiness is like those palaces in fairy tales whose gates are guarded by dragons: we must fight in order to…

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Beauty

Mary Pope Osborne quote : When I was four …

When I was four years old, my father, who was a colonel in the army, was stationed in Salzburg, Austria.…

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Famous

Pat Brown quote : While we are being …

While we are being fascinated by the tales of famous serial killers and how they were brought to justice, the…

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Amazing

Danny DeVito quote : The son has always …

The son has always felt like he was a footnote in one of the stories the father tells. The father…

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Dreams

H. P. Lovecraft quote : But are not the …

But are not the dreams of poets and the tales of travellers notoriously false? H. P. Lovecraft

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DeathFear

Francis Bacon quote : Men fear death as …

Men fear death as children fear to go in the dark and as that natural fear in children is increased…

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Business

Carroll O’Connor quote : Vulgar and obscene the …

Vulgar and obscene, the papers run rumors daily about people in show business, tales of wicked ways and witless affairs.…

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Amazing

R. A. Salvatore quote : Definitely they write themselves …

Definitely they write themselves. It’s an amazing experience. It’s like the characters have come alive and are sitting on my…

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Patience

Paul Theroux quote : Because of my capacity …

Because of my capacity for listening to strangers’ tales, or the details of their lives, my patience with their food…

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