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    Joshilyn Jackson
    “There are gods in Alabama: Jack Daniel's, high school quarterbacks, trucks, big tits, and also Jesus.”
    Joshilyn Jackson, Gods in Alabama

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    Leo Tolstoy
    “All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.”
    Leo Tolstoy, Anna Karenina

  • #3
    Reynolds Price
    “Almost all of my really good times have been silent but have had to end.”
    Reynolds Price

  • #4
    Bill Bryson
    “Beulah has a husband?'
    I know. It's a miracle. There can't be more than two people on the planet who'd be willing to sleep with her, and here we are both in the same town.”
    Bill Bryson

  • #5
    E.M. Forster
    “Only connect the prose and the passion, and both will be exalted, and human love will be seen at its highest. Live in fragments no longer.”
    E.M. Forster, Howards End

  • #6
    George Bernard Shaw
    “A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.”
    George Bernard Shaw

  • #7
    George Eliot
    “It is very hard to say the exact truth, even about your own immediate feelings – much harder than to say something fine about them which is not the exact truth.”
    George Eliot, Adam Bede
    tags: truth

  • #8
    Jane Austen
    “There seems a general wish of decrying the capacity and undervaluing the labor of the novelist, and of slighting performances which have only genius, wit and taste to recommend them.”
    Jane Austen, Northanger Abbey

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