If the past cannot teach the present and the father cannot teach the son, then history need not have bothered to go on, and the world has wasted a great deal of time.
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Russell Hoban in 2005
I'm female, taken
I'm female, say nothing
Immature love says: I love you because I need you. Mature love says: I need you because I love you.
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
Women wish to be loved not because they are pretty, or good, or well bred, or graceful, or intelligent, but because they are themselves.
Age is not all decay; it is the ripening, the swelling, of the fresh life within, that withers and bursts the husk.
I'd rather be right than President.
Man is the only animal for whom his own existence is a problem which he has to solve.
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