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When one writes a novel about grown people, he knows exactly where to…

1 Nov

When one writes a novel about grown people, he knows exactly where to stop – that is, with a marriage; but when he writes of juveniles, he must stop where he best can.

The adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain 

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A body`s got to do things when he`s …

1 Nov

A body`s got to do things when he`s awful hungry he wouldn`t want to do as a steady thing.

The adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain

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A body does just the same in a …

1 Oct

A body does just the same in a dream as he`d do if he was awake.

The adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain 

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Often, the less there is to justify a …

28 Sep

Often, the less there is to justify a traditional custom, the harder it is to get rid of it.

The adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain

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In order to make a man or a boy covet a …

22 Sep

In order to make a man or a boy covet a thing, it is only necessary to make the thing difficult to attain.

The adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain

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Blessed are the dead that the…

21 Sep

Blessed are the dead that the rain falls on.

The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

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Let us learn to show our friendship for a …

21 Sep

Let us learn to show our friendship for a man when he is alive and not after he is dead.

The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

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There is no confusion like…

18 Sep

There is no confusion like the confusion of a simple mind.

The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

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