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Carmen Stefanescu

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January 19

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Carmen was born in Romania, the native country of the infamous vampire Count Dracula.

She graduated the Bucharest University, the Germanic Languages Faculty.Teacher of English and German in her native country and mother of two daughters, Carmen Stefanescu survived the grim years of communist oppression, by escaping in a parallel world, that of the books.

Average rating: 4.20 · 91 ratings · 79 reviews · 3 distinct works · Similar authors
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Voltaire
“History is the lie commonly agreed upon.”
Voltaire

Friedrich Nietzsche
“What is the truth, but a lie agreed upon.”
Friedrich Nietzsche

A.J. Cronin
“Worry never robs tomorrow of its sorrow, but only saps today of its strength.”
A.J. Cronin

Bernard M. Baruch
“Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter, and those who matter don't mind.”
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“Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe.”
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