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#1. Never had he been subjected to such rude treatment. How long could it last? How long, he wondered, could he abide it? - Author: William Steig
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#2. People are no damned good. - Author: William Steig
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#3. When they had eventually calmed down a bit, and had gotten home, Mr. Duncan put the magic pebble in an iron safe. Some day they might want to use it, but really, for now, what more could they wish for? They all had all that they wanted. - Author: William Steig
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#4. How did the world ever manage without me before I was born?' he wondered. 'Didn't they feel something was missing? - Author: William Steig
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#5. I've always despised old people. I got angry at my father when he began to show signs of age. - Author: William Steig
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#6. The world was all magic, and he had a special bottle of it in his right hand. - Author: William Steig
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#7. How deeply one felt when alone. - Author: William Steig
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#8. I think I feel a little differently than other people do. For some reason I've never felt grown up. - Author: William Steig
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#9. Why did the world go on being so beautiful in spite of the ugliness he had experienced? The lake was beautiful, serenely beautiful. The forest was beautiful, greenly beautiful. Lake and forest, the whole shimmering world was painfully beautiful. He loved this world, but he was too hurt to enjoy it. - Author: William Steig
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#10. He began to develop an obstinate patience. - Author: William Steig
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#11. His mother was ugly and his father was ugly, but Shrek was uglier than the two of them put together. By the time he toddled, Shrek could spit flame a full ninety-nine yards and vent smoke from either ear. - Author: William Steig
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#12. People are no damn good. - Author: William Steig
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#13. Why had he wanted to be rich, or to feel rich? Was he an unhappy mouse before? Didn't he see the King himself often looking sad? Was anyone completely happy? - Author: William Steig
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#14. The stubbornness of his character stood him now in good stead. He refused to consider himself defeated. - Author: William Steig
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#15. The damp occupants of the cave stood close together in the vaulted entrance like actors who had played their parts and could now watch the rest of the show from the wings. - Author: William Steig
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#16. Did you ever see anybody so disgusting: said lightning to thunder, "never," growled thunder, "let's give him the works. - Author: William Steig
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#17. Abel also kept busy taking it easy. Only when taking it easy, he'd learned, could one properly do one's wondering. - Author: William Steig
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#18. Otchky-potchky, itchky-pitch,
Pay attention to this witch.
A donkey takes you to a knight
Him you conquer in a fight.
Then you wed a princess who
Is even uglier than you.
Ha ha ha and cockadoodle,
The magic words are 'Apple Strudel - Author: William Steig
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#19. To tell the truth, I don't read children's books. I'm an adult. I just write them. - Author: William Steig
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#20. He was able to love them again, but he loved them now in a wiser way, knowing their weakness. - Author: William Steig
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#21. Oh, Life, I am yours. Whatever it is you want of me, I am ready to give. - Author: William Steig
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#22. And they lived horribly ever after, scaring the socks off all who fell afoul of them. - Author: William Steig
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#23. I wish I were a rock,' he said, and he became a rock. - Author: William Steig
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