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Literature is the orchestration of platitudes.

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Seek the lofty by reading, hearing and seeing great work at some moment every day.

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Hope, like faith, is nothing if it is not courageous it is nothing if it is not ridiculous.

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Ninety-nine percent of the people in the world are fools and the rest of us are in great danger of contagion.

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My advice to you is not to inquire why or whither, but just enjoy your ice cream while it's on your plate--that's my philosophy.

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The planting of trees is the least self-centered of all that we can do. It is a purer act of faith than the procreation of children.

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I do borrow from other writers, shamelessly I can only say in my defense, like the woman brought before the judge on a charge of kleptomania, I do steal, but, your Honor, only from the very best stores.

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The test of an adventure is that when you're in the middle of it, you say to yourself, 'Oh, now I've got myself into an awful mess I wish I were sitting quietly at home.' And the sign that something's wrong with you is when you sit quietly at home wishing you were out having lots of adventure.

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