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#1. Perhaps most important, judges will have goals. And because this is so, judges will often try to mold and steer the law in order to promote certain ethical values and achieve certain social ends. Such activity is not necessarily wrong or invalid. - Author: Elena Kagan
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#2. The federal statute is invalid, for no legitimate purpose overcomes the purpose and effect to disparage and injure those whom the state, by its marriage laws, sought to protect in personhood and dignity. - Author: Anthony Kennedy
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#3. Sharia ... is, of course, invalid because it's God's Law, and God doesn't exist. - Author: Pat Condell
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#4. I have nine children ... and one of them is an invalid. Her mother is obliged to take her away in the winter, and when one bird is off the nest, the other has to go on. - Author: Melville Fuller
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#5. I fell and broke my pelvic bone in three places. So, I'm still sort of an invalid now. - Author: Billy Graham
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#6. As my own father was sick, and miserably tied to his invalid's chair, he would have been abandoned had not an old servant performed for him a so-called service of love. My mother gave parties while he was perishing in solitude, and amused herself while he was suffering bitter agonies - Author: Arthur Schopenhauer
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#7. The establishment in Britain is certainly against the arts and against education. If something doesn't make a profit, it's invalid, and art doesn't make a profit in that sense. - Author: Peter Maxwell Davies
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#8. So, in conclusion, that is the moral of Heidi. 'Always push invalid chairs off the top of mountains when you get the opportunity.' The end. Excellent advice. - Author: Louise Rennison
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#9. You need not fear to handle the truth roughly. She is no invalid. - Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson
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#10. The operative idea here is that there is a right and wrong theology
a right God and a wrong God. But this is an invalid premise. All versions of God are the same thing: A HUMAN INTERPRETATION OF THE UNIVERSAL CONSCIOUSNESS. - Author: Carlton D. Pearson
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#11. Being sick is itself a kind of ressentiment. - Against this the invalid has only one great means of cure - I call it Russian fatalism, that fatalism without rebellion with which a Russian soldier for whom the campaign has become too much at last lies down in the snow. - Author: Friedrich Nietzsche
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#12. A cheerful face is nearly as good for an invalid as healthy weather. - Author: Benjamin Franklin
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#13. Long-protracted suffering is apt to exhaust not only the invalid, but the compassion of others; violent emotions cannot be prolonged endlessly. - Author: Stefan Zweig
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#14. A chronic invalid has but one thought about his identity: He doesn't want to be a sick man. The rest of the discussion seems frivolous to him-an immense privilege of the healthy. Still, I'm a novelist, and so I pursue it. - Author: Nancy Horan
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#15. Logic, it is often said, is the study of valid arguments. It is a systematic attempt to distinguish valid arguments from invalid arguments. - Author: W.H. Newton-Smith
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#16. By March, the worst of the winter would be over. The snow would thaw, the rivers begin to run and the world would wake into itself again.
Not that year.
Winter hung in there, like an invalid refusing to die. Day after grey day the ice stayed hard; the world remained unfriendly and cold. - Author: Neil Gaiman
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#17. Nobody could be an observer without being involved. - Author: Toba Beta
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#18. I had all these desperate feelings. I kept thinking, How will I ever play football again if I can't even get out of this bed? I was an invalid. Football had given me everything: identity, money, confidence, friendships. I wondered what kind of man I would be without it. - Author: Keith Millard
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#19. He looked like a young Crusader on a tomb. That was Phyllis's first impression of Allan Harrington. - Author: Margaret Widdemer
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#20. Talk of the imperial decay of your invalid port. Its gracious withdrawal from perfection, keeping a hint of former majesty withal, as it hovers between oblivion and the divine Untergang of infinite recession. - Author: Stephen Potter
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#21. The critique of the highest values hitherto does not simply refute them or declare them invalid. It is rather a matter of displaying their origins as impositions which must affirm precisely what ought to be negated by the values established. - Author: Martin Heidegger
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#22. If I were doing the Security Council today, I'd have one permanent member, the United States, because that's the real reflection of the distribution of power in the world. All international laws are invalid, meaningless attempts to constrict American power. - Author: John Bolton
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#23. Monthly, out of common courtesy, he went to inquire after the invalid Charles, who refused either to die or get better. - Author: Winston Graham
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#24. Never speak to an invalid from behind, nor from the door, nor from any distance from him, nor when he is doing anything. The official politeness of servants in these things is so grateful to invalids, that many prefer, without knowing why, having none but servants about them. - Author: Florence Nightingale
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#25. Her heart was an invalid convinced that it would not survive many more sunsets. - Author: Alethea Kontis
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#26. Valid questions are better than invalid assumptions. - Author: Matshona Dhliwayo
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#27. Humor does not include sarcasm, invalid irony, sardonicism, innuendo, or any other form of cruelty. When these things are raised to a high point they can become wit, but unlike the French and the English, we have not been much good at wit since the days of Benjamin Franklin. - Author: James Thurber
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#28. EXECUTIVE, n. An officer of the Government, whose duty it is to enforce the wishes of the legislative power until such time as the judicial department shall be pleased to pronounce them invalid and of no effect. - Author: Ambrose Bierce
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#29. Marvin wasn't a beat-box gangsta-rapper-bitch, but a stressed invalid in a town not equipped with ramps. - Author: Jonathan Dunne
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#30. If the experiments which I urge be defective, it cannot be difficult to show the defects; but if valid, then by proving the theory, they must render all objections invalid. - Author: Isaac Newton
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#31. I'm not some total invalid - Author: Nic Sheff
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#32. We are taught from the very first moment to discover Christ under the distressing disguixe of the poor, the sick, the outcasts. Christ presents Himself to us under every disguise: the dying, the paralytic, the leper, the invalid, the orphan. - Author: Mother Teresa
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#33. I am arguing that faith as such, faith as an alleged method of acquiring knowledge, is totally invalid and as a consequence, all propositions of faith, because they lack rational demonstration, must conflict with reason. - Author: George H. Smith
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#34. It's valid that the Strokes and the Pleased have been influenced by some of the same bands. But it's invalid in the sense that we listen to the Strokes and try to sounds like them. I think that they are a good band. - Author: Joanna Newsom
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#35. If a man's house is full of medicine bottles, we infer the man is an invalid. But if his house is full of books, we conclude he is intelligent. - Author: Vinoba Bhave
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#36. The idea that water has a memory can be refuted by any one of several easily understood, invalid, arguments. - Author: Brian Josephson
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#37. Cardinal Campeggio has implored Katherine to bow to the king's will, accept that her marriage is invalid and retire to a convent. Certainly, she says sweetly, she will become a nun: if the king will become a monk. - Author: Hilary Mantel
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#38. The practical utility of Formal Logic to-day lies not so much in the establishment of positive conclusions as in the prompt detection and exposure of invalid inference. - Author: Dorothy L. Sayers
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#39. Money that may never be spent is nothing but a miser's toy. Saving as an exercise in self-denial is an invalid goal, a sick use of money. - Author: Catherine Crook De Camp
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#40. I have been waiting on her all my life. I was the waitress. Waiting on her and waiting for her. What was I waiting for? Waiting for her to step into her self or step out of her invalid self. Waiting for her to take the voyage out of her gloom, to buy a ticket to a vital life. - Author: Deborah Levy
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#41. No one, especially not you, can change an entire universe's purpose at the drop of a dramatic speech. Like the rest ... You're just another speck of dust on God's windshield. - Author: Charles Lee
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#42. Yes, I thought, and therein was the paradox: like a runner crossing the finish line only to collapse, without that duty to care for the ill pushing me forward, I became an invalid - Author: Paul Kalanithi
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#43. He said, "Your witness is invalid; your eye is wet-skirted." I
said, "By the splendour of your justice, they are just and without
He said, "Who was your companion?" I said, "Your fantasy,
O King." He said, "Who summoned you hither?" I said, "The
scent of your cup. - Author: Jalaluddin Rumi
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#44. I can tell you're admiring my febrility. I know it's appealing, I practice at it; every woman loves an invalid. But be careful. You might do something destructive: hunger is more basic than love. Florence Nightingale was a cannibal you know. - Author: Margaret Atwood
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#45. Time is zero, no human made Calender's, colour of which the eyes could fail to identify, the taste of which the tongue could derail, the aroma of which the breathing becomes invalid when we are lost in the Kingdom
of Lord, Supreme Power. - Author: Vishal Chipkar
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#46. The ideal state is meekness, or humility, or the semi-invalid state of the old. Year after year I am becoming nobler and nobler. If I can live to be decrepit enough, I shall be a saint. - Author: Charles Fort
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#47. Since she had had to lead this shut-in invalid life she had found illness involved suffering almost as much from the tyranny of painful thoughts as from physical pain - Author: Elizabeth Goudge
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#48. If I had not been so great an invalid, I should not have done so much as I have accomplished. - Author: Charles Darwin
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#49. System.out.println("Invalid Card"); break; - Author: Fred Long
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#50. In the middle of the silence in a writer's house lies an invalid: the book being worked on. - Author: Richard Eder
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#51. Miracles have no claim whatever to the character of historical facts and are wholly invalid as evidence of any revelation. - Author: John Stuart Mill
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#52. For the ignorant, even the most stupid things can be accepted as the most perfect! They can easily declare a blockheaded as a genius! Their opinions are invalid and must be ignored! - Author: Mehmet Murat Ildan
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#53. In specific circumstances the period of aging decline can set in earlier in a particular organ than in the organism as a whole which, in a certain general or theoretical sense, is left a cripple or invalid. - Author: Wilhelm, Ostwald
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#54. A universe whose only claim to be believed in rests on the validity of inference must not start telling us the inference is invalid. - Author: C.S. Lewis
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#55. She was slender, and wonderfully graceful. Except that her movements were languid - very languid - indeed, there was nothing in her appearance to indicate an invalid. - Author: J. Sheridan Le Fanu
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#56. Almost time to go home - and he had come to rely on the desolate wastes of time that lay between these pleasures as an invalid comes to rely on the certainty of recurring pain. It was a part of him. - Author: Richard Yates
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#57. I think fiction isn't so good at being for or against things in general - the rhetorical argument a short story can make is only actualized by the accretion of particular details, and the specificity of these details renders whatever conclusions the story reaches invalid for wider application. - Author: George Saunders
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#58. The user might have grounds for complaint if the program fails to recognise that he has given a stupid value, in fact a number of cases are currently being fought in the United States courts where a program has failed to recognise invalid data, produced garbage and caused a lot of damage. - Author: Rob Miles
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#59. I once heard a grouty northern invalid say that a coconut tree might be poetical, possibly it was; but it looked like a feather-duster struck by lightning. - Author: Mark Twain
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#60. I liked lots of 'Doctor Who' books, but my favourite tale was a spooky story about two invalid children - who've never met in the real world - who get trapped in a shared dreamscape when they fall asleep. It's called 'Marianne Dreams' by Catherine Storr. - Author: Stephen Cole
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#61. But no one can predict of a certainty what will happen. And none of it will change how I intend to spend the rest of my life. I will live it on my terms. And you ... you can have all of me or nothing. I won't be an invalid any longer. Not even if it means losing you. - Author: Lisa Kleypas
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#62. A woman who has lost her husband is invalid, thus an invalid. In - Author: Joyce Carol Oates
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#63. My sister ... was an interested and zealous invalid during sixty-five years, tried all the new diseases as fast as they came out, and always enjoyed the newest one more than any that went before; my brother had accumulated forty-two brands of Christianity before he was called away. - Author: Mark Twain
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#64. It does bear emphasis that slippery-slope arguments are notoriously invalid. - Author: Jerry A. Fodor
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#65. The worst thing you can do to a kid is tell them that their dreams are invalid. - Author: Juliette Lewis
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#66. Every invalid is a prisoner. - Author: Marguerite Yourcenar
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#67. The right to defy an unconstitutional statute is basic in our scheme. Even when an ordinance requires a permit to make a speech, to deliver a sermon, to picket, to parade, or to assemble, it need not be honored when it's invalid on its face. - Author: Potter Stewart
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#68. Mama, Mama, put me to bed
I won't make it home, I'm already half-dead
I met an Invalid, and fell for his art
He showed me his smile, and went straight for my heart. - Author: Lauren Oliver
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#69. There are normal hours, and then there are invalid hours, where time stalls and slips, where life
real life
seems to exist at one remove. - Author: Jojo Moyes
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#70. To me there's no real difference between a fortune teller or a fortune cookie and any of the organized religions. They're all equally valid or invalid, really. And equally helpful. - Author: Woody Allen
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#71. It is in vain that a man of sound mind and cool temper understands the condition of such a wretched being ... He can no more communicate his own wisdom to him than a healthy man can instil his strength into the invalid by whose bedside he is seated. - Author: Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
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#72. Those who knew Benjamin Franklin will recollect that his mind was forever young, his temper ever serene; science, that never grows gray, was always his mistress. He was never without an object, for when we cease to have an object, we become like an invalid in a hospital waiting for death. - Author: Thomas Paine
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#73. Either this is logical and true, or else the principles on which economic science is based are invalid. - Author: Gustave De Molinari
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#74. There was less of the peevish temper of a child which frets and teases on purpose to be soothed, and more of the self-absorbed moroseness of a confirmed invalid, repelling consolation, and ready to regard the good-humoured mirth of others, as an insult. - Author: Emily Bronte
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#75. I'm the only P.M. of which that can be said - 'His legislation was never declared invalid in the High Court.' - Author: Gough Whitlam
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#76. He must have been delightful," she said, "when he was alive! - Author: Margaret Widdemer
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#77. Chopin was an invalid, as you know, but his music was volcanic. - Author: Ignacy Jan Paderewski
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#78. If the characters [in a movie] aren't real, if their lives aren't realistic, if you call bullshit at any point in their journey, then the rest of it is invalid. - Author: Justin Simien
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#79. Live life without being afraid of judgment from others because judgment from other sinners is invalid. - Author: Karrine Steffans
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#80. Destruction is as valid an artistic statement as construction. Both statements echo the model of the society we live in. The only invalid art is utopian - Author: Dean Cavanagh
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#81. It is not faith per se that creates the problem; it is conviction, the notion that one cannot be wrong, that opposing views are necessarily invalid and may even be intolerable. - Author: Jack McDevitt
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#82. In the spiritual reality of the church, neither Marcel Lefebvre, nor his bishops and priests, nor the people who frequent the SSPX chapels suffered or suffer excommunication. I believe history will record that the intent to impose such an excommunication was invalid and illicit. - Author: Malachi Martin
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#83. Nietzsche was personally more philosophical than his philosophy. His talk about power, harshness, and superb immorality was the hobby of a harmless young scholar and constitutional invalid. - Author: George Santayana
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#84. Most reasons to delay are invalid if you get right to the core: no time, no money, no audience. These are all future concerns, which make it hard to start anything. Worry about those things later or not at all. Make small decisions at first, and start moving in a direction that feels right. - Author: Paul Jarvis
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#85. to speak to her. He was interested in his roses (which, she heard afterward, were to be sent to town to an invalid friend), - Author: Frances Hodgson Burnett
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#86. Yes; poor Bunbury is a dreadful invalid.
Well, I must say, Algernon, that I think it is high time that Mr. Bunbury made up his mind whether he was going to live or to die. This shillyshallying with the question is absurd. - Author: Oscar Wilde
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#87. I shall never be there but once more,' said the invalid; 'and then you'll leave me, and I shall remain for ever. Next spring you'll long again to have me under this roof, and you'll look back and think you were happy to-day. - Author: Emily Bronte
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#88. For the only time in my life I would be living with a chain-smoking semi-invalid whose chief point of pride in life was his membership in the Ku Klux Clan. - Author: Katherine Paterson
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#89. He prayed on Fridays with the Muslims, on Saturdays with the Jews and on Sundays with the Christians. 'Since each religion claims that it is the only true one and that the others are invalid', the king explained, 'I have decided to hedge my bets'. - Author: Ahmad Ibn Rustah
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#90. His fierce determination to escape an invalid's fate led him to transform his body and timid demeanor through strenuous work; Taft, on the other hand, blessed from birth with robust health, would allow his physical strength and energy to gradually dissipate over the years into a state of obesity. - Author: Doris Kearns Goodwin
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#91. I have invented an invaluable permanent invalid called Bunbury, in order that I may be able to go down into the country whenever I choose. - Author: Oscar Wilde
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#92. The first thing that happened was that Helen became an invalid - we know now that there was nothing wrong with her, but Livilla had given her the choice of taking to her bed as if she were ill or taking to her bed because she was ill. - Author: Robert Graves
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#93. I was a schizophrenic, not a damn invalid. - Author: Francesca Zappia
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#94. Side note: invalid. Whoever invented that word, and made it the same word as not-valid? That person sucked. - Author: Maria Dahvana Headley
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