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Somerset Maugham ... wrote somewhere that "Nobody is any better than he ought to be."... I carried it along with me as a working p ...
I am an anarchist in politics and an impressionist in art as well as a symbolist in literature. Not that I understand what these t ...
I'm no good at being noble, but it doesn't take much to see that the problems of three little people don't amount to a hill of bea ...
Hast ever ben in Omaha
Where rolls the dark Missouri down,
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Take pains ... to write a neat round, plain hand, and you will find it a great convenience through life to write a small and compa ...
I've got a job to do, too. Where I'm going, you can't follow. What I've got to do you can't be any part of. Ilsa, I'm no good at b ...
To read a newspaper for the first time is like coming into a film that has been on for an hour. Newspapers are like serials. To un ...
Usually he has no thoughts--but as an exception to this rule sometimes nasty thoughts occur to him.
Why should we in our peevish opposition
Take it to heart?
My opposition [to interviews] lies in the fact that offhand answers have little value or grace of expression, and that such oral g ...
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