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"Nothing will work unless you do."
Maya Angelou
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"He couldn’t pinpoint the exact moment when bitterness cut through him like a sharp knife through a piece of fruit."
Suite Française, Irène Némirovsky
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"I can no longer borrow comfort from the future to help my present grief."
The Scarlet Letter, Nathaniel Hawthorne
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"For an instant I dared to shake off my chains, and look around me with a free and lofty spirit; but the iron had eaten into my flesh, and I sank again, trembling and hopeless, into my miserable self."
Frankenstein, Mary Shelley
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"Is love a tender thing? it is too rough,
Too rude, too boisterous, and it pricks like thorn."
Romeo and Juliet, William Shakespeare
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"I didn’t want to kiss you goodbye — that was the trouble — I wanted to kiss you good night — and there’s a lot of difference."
Ernest Hemingway
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"His whole future seemed suddenly to be unrolled before him; and passing down its endless emptiness he saw the dwindling figure of a man to whom nothing was ever to happen."
The Age of Innocence, Edith Wharton
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"We are forlorn like children, and experienced like old men, we are crude and sorrowful and superficial — I believe we are lost."
All Quiet on the Western Front, Erich Maria Remarque
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"The soul does not give itself up to despair until it has exhausted all illusions."
Les Misérables, Victor Hugo