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#1. The play is independent of the pages on which it is printed, and 'pure geometries' are independent of lecture rooms, or of any other detail of the physical world. - Author: G.H. Hardy
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#2. I've been trying for two years to read this book, and I never get past these first few pages. - Author: Paulo Coelho
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#3. Each returning soldier is an in-the-flesh memoir of war. Their chapters might vary, but similar imagery fills the pages, and the theme of every book is the same
profound change. The big question became, could I live with that kind of change? - Author: Ellen Hopkins
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#4. The topography of literature, the fact in fiction,is one of my pleasures
I mean, where the living road enters the pages of a book, and you are able to stroll along both the real and imagined road. - Author: Paul Theroux
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#5. I love the smell of old books, Mandy sighed, inhaling deeply with the book pressed against her face. The yellow pages smelled of wood and paper mills and mothballs. - Author: Rebecca McNutt
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#6. I was creating commitment devices of my own long before I knew what they were. So when I was a starving post-doc at Columbia University, I was deep in a publish-or-perish phase of my career. I had to write five pages a day towards papers, or I would have to give up five dollars. - Author: Daniel Goldstein
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#7. I devote most of my day to writing, and try to turn out at least four pages a day. As for what triggers the creative process, it's a mystery to me! Characters often just walk on the page, and I wait to see what they do and say while I'm writing them. - Author: Tess Gerritsen
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#8. You are the author of your lives book. While there may be fixed chapters ahead, you choose how to fill the pages within each one. - Author: Ricky Mathieson
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#9. I get most my information about what's happening in the United States from reports and studies, which are often in conflict with what you read on the editorial pages, or handouts from right wing institutions like the American Enterprise Institute. - Author: Ishmael Reed
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#10. It is the glory of London that it is always ending and beginning anew, and that a visitor, with a good eye and indefatigable feet, will find in her travels all the Londons she has ever met in the pages of books, one atop the other, like the strata of the Earth. - Author: Anna Quindlen
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#11. The truth is, you have about three paragraphs in a short story, three pages in a novel, to capture that editor's attention enough for her to finish your story. - Author: Nancy Kress
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#12. In the following pages I have endeavoured to describe all that appeared to me most important and interesting among the events and the scenes that came under my notice during my sojourn in the interior of Africa. - Author: John Hanning Speke
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#13. It's like reading a good book. The kind where you don't want to skip pages to see what happens at the end. Each moment is a story in itself. - Author: Renee Carlino
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#14. The sound of shuffling pages filled the room like a delicate rainstorm falling on dried leaves. - Author: Brenda Pandos
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#15. When I look at my books I feel like Alice in the closing pages of Wonderland, when the cards all rise up and overwhelm her. - Author: Linda Grant
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#16. The danger in writing about a world you don't know very well is that you can get lost in it, and sometimes I'll end up with a hundred pages I don't know what to do with. - Author: Dan Chaon
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#17. If you have the Old Testament at home, if you flip the corner pages, you can see Jesus riding a horse. - Author: Gilbert Gottfried
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#18. I dont know how to add things to my own wikipedia page. - Author: Craig Ferguson
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#19. But if you recognize yourself in these pages - if you feel something stirring inside - stop reading immediately. You might be one of us. And - Author: Rick Riordan
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#20. I could write pages and pages about the delights of being a full-time housewife and mother and trying to write and support a family with two babies - but I don't use that kind of language in public. - Author: Marion Zimmer Bradley
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#21. Timid young artists, adding parental fears to their own, often give up their sunny dreams of artistic careers, settling into the twilight world of could-have-beens and regrets. - Author: Julia Cameron
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#22. Does he not feel the fire between his body and mine? Is that all me? How can it be all me? It feels like a flat sun trapped between us---pressed like a flower between the pages of a thick book, burning the paper." --Melanie - Author: Stephenie Meyer
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#23. As a writer, you're making a pact with the reader; you're saying, 'Look, I know and you know that if this book was really a murder investigation, it would be a thousand pages long and would be very dull, and you would be very unhappy with the ending.' - Author: Mark Billingham
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#24. This lasted longer than I could describe even if I wrote pages and pages about it. - Author: C.S. Lewis
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#25. I don't have a lot of time. I can give a poem a couple of lines, a short story a paragraph, and a novel a few pages, then if I can stop reading without a sense of loss, I do, and I go on to something else. - Author: Flannery O'Connor
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#26. The spouses of authors ought to really read their better halves books. What is found amidst those pages may enlighten them to knowing a side of their partner that can only be seen on the written page. - Author: Sai Marie Johnson
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#27. Suspense is my thing. I think I am able to make people want to keep turning pages. They want to know what happens. - Author: Ruth Rendell
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#28. For me, writing for kids is harder because they're a more discriminating audience. While adults might stay with you, if you lose your pacing or if you have pages of extraneous description, a kid's not going to do that. They will drop the book. - Author: Rick Riordan
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#29. There's a kind of ear music ... a rhythmic synchronicity which creates a kind of heartbeat on the page. - Author: Allan Gurganus
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#30. The process of doing films is not my favorite, but I love television. Television is a quicker turnaround. You shoot more during the day, which makes me feel more productive. It would be like, 'I did five scenes today and ten pages.' That's television. - Author: Jaime Pressly
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#31. I'm running out of things to say.
I've stopped stealing pages out of poetry books, but last week I pocketed a thesaurus and looked for synonyms for you and could only find rain
and more rain
and a thunderstorm that sounded like glass, like crystal, an orchestra. - Author: Shinji Moon
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#32. Unfortunately, nigh the whole world is now duped into thinking that silly fill-in forms on web pages is the way to do user interfaces. - Author: Erik Naggum
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#33. We often feel that a clever aphorism captures a truth that would require pages to defend in any other way. - Author: Steven Pinker
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#34. As far as I'm concerned, the only difference between fact and what most people call fiction is about fifteen pages in the dictionary. - Author: Charles De Lint
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#35. I'm really very visually attracted to Wonder Woman. She just looks great on the page. - Author: David Finch
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#36. Great books give you a feeling that you miss all day, until you finally get to crawl back inside those pages again. - Author: Kathryn Stockett
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#37. Conclude not from all this that I have renounced the Christian religion ... Far from it. I see in every page something to recommend Christianity in its purity, and something to discredit its corruptions ... The ten commandments and the sermon on the mount contain my religion. - Author: John Adams
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#38. I see myself as a first-draft writer, so when I sit down to write something, the first draft is usually pretty close to the end draft. There will be some tweaks along the way, but it's not like I'll go 20 pages and throw it out and start again. - Author: Noah Hawley
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#39. The actual sight of a first-class house that a Negro has built is ten times more potent than pages of discussion about a house that he ought to build, or perhaps could build. - Author: Booker T. Washington
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#40. The stories books tell transcend those of the characters inked upon their pages. A book discloses far more about the person who reads it. - Author: Kelseyleigh Reber
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#41. Values can't just be words on a page. To be effective, they must shape action. - Author: Jeffrey R. Immelt
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#42. It's easy to write a short story and frighten people for five pages, but to work at length, when you do it as in 'The Turn Of The Screw' or 'A Christmas Carol,' it's different; you have to build it and build it. - Author: Susan Hill
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#43. A magical blending of mystery, romance, and deep and dangerous secrets. Kelly Parra's Invisible Touch is an action-packed coming-of-age novel, sure to keep readers turning pages and begging for a sequel. - Author: Laurie Faria Stolarz
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#44. My parents went through the dictionary looking for a beautiful name, nearly called me Banyan, flicked on a few pages and came to China, which is cockney rhyming slang for mate. - Author: China Mieville
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#45. Hey, did you
"Read your mind?" Osiris shrugged. "It's like an open book full of blank pages. Wasn't very hard. - Author: Rachel Firasek
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#46. I am like a book, with pages that have stuck together for want of use: my mind needs unpacking and the truths stored within must be turned over from time to time, to be ready when occasion demands. - Author: Seneca The Younger
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#47. I've always loved books. My mother told me that before I could talk, I'd babble in my crib as I turned the pages of my little cloth books, apparently telling stories to go along with the pictures. - Author: JoAnn Ross
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#48. I work most days and if you work most days and you get at least a page done a day, then at the end of the year you have 365. So the pages accumulate and then I publish the books. - Author: Philip Roth
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#49. It would be right to say that the helicopter's role in saving lives represents one of the most glorious pages in the history of human flight. - Author: Igor Sikorsky
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#50. I truly believe that if torture had worked and there was a case to be made for it, we would see that on the front pages of the American press. - Author: Robert Baer
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#51. Char me the trunk of a redwood tree. Give me pages of white chalk cliffs to write upon. Magnify me thousands of times, and replace my trifling immodesties with a titanic megalomania - then might I write largely enough for our subjects. - Author: Charles Fort
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#52. I think you're an improvement on my imagination," I said, flipping back through the pages.
"You, too," he said. "My imagination - well, what little imagination I have - doesn't quite live up to the real thing."
"Agreed," I said. "The real thing is much better. - Author: Francesca Zappia
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#53. Even a casual reader of the financial pages knows that microcaps are a perennial headache for regulators and, above all, for investors because they have been prone to abuse by stock manipulators. - Author: Gary Weiss
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#54. One line of dialogue that rings true reveals character in a way that pages of description can't. - Author: Anne Lamott
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#55. We are too civil to books. For a few golden sentences we will turn over and actually read a volume of four or five hundred pages. - Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson
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#56. Ideas are not just counters used by the calculating mind; they are also golden vessels full of living feeling. "Freedom" is not a mere abstraction, it is also an emotion. ~Carl Jung, The Symbolic Life, Pages 310-311. - Author: C. G. Jung
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#57. When I am grown up I shall carry a notebook - a fat book with many pages, methodically lettered. I shall enter my phrases. - Author: Virginia Woolf
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#58. Life passes into pages if it passes into anything. - Author: James Salter
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#59. Life is a book and you are its author. You detemine its plot and pace and you--only you--turn its pages. - Author: Beth Mende Conny
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#60. Prescription: 'Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, The Case Book of Sherlock Holmes. Take ten pages, twice a day, til end of course. - Author: Diane Setterfield
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#61. Oh, to be reborn within the pages of a book. - Author: Patti Smith
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#62. I don't have a Wikiquotes page. - Author: Matt Mullenweg
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#63. As manuals for contemplative understanding, the Bible and the Koran are worse than useless. Whatever wisdom can be found in their pages is never best found there, and it is subverted, time and again, by ancient savagery and superstition. - Author: Sam Harris
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#64. God is the Master Author of your life. He has written every page of your life story in His eternal book. It's up to you to turn up the pages and move on with the next chapter or just get yourself stuck in the same content over and over again.- Elizabeth's Quotes - Author: Elizabeth E. Castillo
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#65. There would be nights when I would wake up and couldn't get back to sleep. So I would go downstairs and write. The staff had a pool going on how many pages of typing I would bring in here in the morning. - Author: Harold H. Greene
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#66. Be sure to see that the first few pages have the reader on the edge of his seat, unable to put the book down. Most editors only have time to read a few pages before making a decision; make those pages memorable! - Author: Judith Saxton
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#67. Twas as if I were a book and he was turning my pages and reading a little of what I contained. - Author: Eresse
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#68. The actual time you're acting is miniscule compared to the time you're getting ready to do the work. The big difference on series television is, there's not a lot of hanging-out time. You're pumping those pages out, you're doing six, seven, eight pages a day. And I like that pace. - Author: Joe Mantegna
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#69. What will happen when there are no more pages in the red notebook? - Author: Paul Auster
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#70. I don't like to intellectualize about my acting. I don't sit around and study the pages of a script over and over again. - Author: Genevieve Bujold
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#71. I think what we ought to be focusing on is that we are on path for the release of 75,000 pages of documents in connection with John Roberts' work in the White House, as in the counselor's office and as his time working as an assistant in the office of the attorney general. - Author: Alberto Gonzales
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#72. These pages are not my confession; they're my definition. And I feel, as I begin to write it, that I can write it with some semblance of truth. - Author: Fernando Pessoa
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#73. For years and years I carried these notebooks around with me - I had hundreds of pages of notes, these fragments that consisted of biographical anecdotes, diary passages, critical rants, agitations, scenes of my marriage. - Author: Kate Zambreno
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#74. The only relationship that can make both partners happy is one in which sentimentality has no place and neither partner makes any claim on the life and freedom of the other. - Author: Milan Kundera
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#75. Naked Lunch was from about a thousand pages of material. A lot of it overflowed, then, into the cut-up trilogy including Nova Express. - Author: William S. Burroughs
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#76. The writing in Mission to Paris, sentence after sentence, page after page, is dazzling. If you are a John le Carr fan, this is definitely a novel for you. - Author: James Patterson
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#77. The poet in prose or verse - the creator - can only stamp his images forcibly on the page in proportion as he has forcibly felt, ardently nursed, and long brooded over them. - Author: Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton
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#78. In books and in life, you need to read several pages before someone's true character is revealed. - Author: Gail Carson Levine
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#79. I go on Wikipedia and alter pages of animals with fake facts that I've made up about those animals. - Author: Kurt Braunohler
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#80. But what happens when her beauty is torn from her like a cover from a book? Will he care to read her then, although her pages speak of nothing but love for him? - Author: Pearl S. Buck
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#81. Features have a specification cost, a design cost, and a development cost. There is a testing cost and a reliability cost ... Features have a documentation cost. Every feature adds pages to the manual increasing training costs. - Author: Douglas Crockford
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#82. 'Vanity pages,' is somewhat of a derogatory term; personal pages are still the heart of blogging, but now there are more topic-oriented blogs. It's really about personal expression, and that's just gotten bigger and broader. - Author: Evan Williams
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#83. Tomorrow morning the critic will be gone, but the writer will still be there facing the blank page. Nothing matters but that he keep working. - Author: Steven Pressfield
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#84. As for my father, few souls are less troubled. He can be simply pleased with us, pleased that we exist, and, from the vantage point of his wondrously serene old age, he contemplates our lives almost as if they were books he can dip into whenever he wants. His back pages, perhaps. - Author: Angela Carter
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#85. No really, Lainey. Give it a chance. Millions of readers can't be wrong."
"That's like saying millions of boy-band fans can't be wrong," I mutter, but I flip through a few more pages. - Author: Paula Stokes
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#86. I am writing a book. So far I have the pages numbered. - Author: Steven Wright
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#87. Must look into the botanical background of substance known as hashish, I jotted in my journal, writing by the light of candles that grew incessantly jewel-like even as protean wafts of incense approached my snout like platters of ripe fruits borne on the back of Nubian pages. - Author: Tom Robbins
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#88. Allie sighed. It was an old, yellow sound, like turning pages. - Author: Stephen King
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#89. The marks on our lives are like music notes on the page
they sing a song. - Author: Sarah McCoy
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#90. The dedication of Don Winslow's novel 'The Cartel' is nearly two pages long: a list of journalists who were either murdered or 'disappeared' in Mexico between 2004 and 2012 - the period covered in this hugely hypnotic new thriller. - Author: Alan Cheuse
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#91. Scuse me diary ... gotta take care of a pressing problem in my jeans right now.

Same day - later.

What? At least I didn't come over your nice, clean pages, right? - Author: K.C. Wells
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#92. In here I'm the guy who can get things for you ... outside all you need is the Yellow Pages. I don't think I could make it. - Author: Stephen King
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#93. Just as music comes alive in the performance of it, the same is true of mathematics. The symbols on the page have no more to do with mathematics than the notes on a page of music. They simply represent the experience. - Author: Keith Devlin
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#94. History is not the soil in which happiness grows. The periods of happiness in it are the blank pages of history. - Author: Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
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#95. The whole point of diaries is that other people find them and read what you've put. I did once take to writing my inner thoughts on the computer at the end of other things I was writing and ended up faxing four pages of hideous stuff to my accountant so I don't do that now. - Author: Helen Fielding
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#96. I crawled into my books and pulled the pages up over my head.
(A Monstrous Regiment of Women) - Author: Laurie R. King
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#97. Every book begins and ends with other people- the readers who suggest the book to us and encourage us to read it, the talented author who crafted each word, the fascinating individuals we meet inside the pages- and the readers we discuss and share the book with when we finish. - Author: Donalyn Miller
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#98. Through the years as the fire starts to mellow, burning lines in the book of our lives. Though the binding cracks and the pages start to yellow, I'll be in love with you. - Author: Dan Fogelberg
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#99. More often than not, real life is so rich, complex and unpredictable that it would seem completely implausible in the pages of a novel. - Author: Candice Millard
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#100. Sometimes people have too much history together, history of the wrong kind, and people cannot tear pages from the book of their life. Once something is written there it is permanent. - Author: Ryan David Jahn
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