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Writing is like getting married. One should never commit oneself until one is amazed at one's luck.
She sang a song that sounds like life; I mean it was sad. Délira knew no other types of songs. She didn't sing loud, and the song ...
The fox, he felt, had never seen his past disposed of like a fall of water. He had never measured off his day in moments: another- ...
The system was breaking down. The one who had wandered alone past so many happenings and events began to feel, backing up along th ...
To have one's mother-in-law in the country when one lives in Paris, and vice versa, is one of those strokes of luck that one encou ...
This journal is a relief. When I am tired ... out comes this, and down goes every thing. But I can't read it over--and God knows w ...
It's not the possibility of Stalinism in the U.S. that's worrying me, it's the fact that the Stalinist C.P. seems doomed to fail a ...
There is no luck in literary reputation. They who make up the final verdict upon every book are not the partial and noisy readers ...
"It's good luck when you move in to begin
With good luck with your stovepipe. Never mind,
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I never saw love as luck, as that gift from the gods which put everything else in place, and allowed you to succeed. No, I saw lov ...
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