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Quotation by Ernest Hemingway
That is what we are supposed to do when we are at our best—make it all up—but make it up so truly that later it will happen that way.
Ernest Hemingway (1899–1961), U.S. author. Letter, May 28, 1934, to F. Scott Fitzgerald. Selected Letters, ed. Carlos Baker (1981).
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