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There comes a time when every scientist, even God, has to write off an experiment.
Whenever I see the word Operation, especially Trifling Operation, I at once write off the patient as dead.
Run fast, stand still. This, the lesson from lizards. For all writers. Observe almost any survival creature, you see the same. Jum ...
I can shake off everything if I write; my sorrows disappear, my courage is reborn. But, and that is the great question, will I eve ...
Wait a second while I take a swig off this bottle: it's my true and only Helicon, my Caballine fount, my sole Enthusiasm. Here, dr ...
Vodka is our enemy, so let's finish it off.
People who begin sentences with "I may be old-fashioned but--" are usually not only old-fashioned but wrong. I never thought the t ...
... in nine out of ten cases the original wish to write is the wish to make oneself felt ... [ellipsis in source] the non-essentia ...
All is changed. All looks strange to me and gives me a feeling which I would rather get away from, although I know it to be the ca ...
There are people who can write their memoirs with a reasonable amount of honesty, and there are people who simply cannot take them ...
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