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Dead Poets Society by N.H. Kleinbaum
“So avoid using the word ‘very’ because it’s lazy. A man is not very tired, he is exhausted. Don’t use very sad, use morose. Language was invented for one reason, boys - to woo women - and, in that endeavor, laziness will not do. It also won’t do in your essays.”
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Dead Poets Society by N.H. Kleinbaum
“We don't read and write poetry because it's cute. We read and write poetry because we are members of the human race. And the human race is filled with passion. So medicine, law, business, engineering... these are noble pursuits and necessary to sustain life. But poetry, beauty, romance, love... these are what we stay alive for.”
N.H. Kleinbaum
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The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul by Douglas Adams
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If you have ever encountered Douglas Adams before, then this book should be on your shelf.
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Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency by Douglas Adams
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A rousing romp through a world of 42's, yet oddly lacking the foresight to land with Arthur Dent and rather take its own novel.
Well worth the read.
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Mostly Harmless by Douglas Adams
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A stunning ending to an absolutely brilliant series.
Well worth anyone's time to read.

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What is six times nine?
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So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish by Douglas Adams
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You are quite welcome!
Be sure to come back for some halibut!
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Life, the Universe and Everything by Douglas Adams
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Still haven't mastered that whole missing the ground bit; guess I'll give it another go.

Bowl of Petunias
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The Restaurant at the End of the Universe by Douglas Adams
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An absolute joy
Remember: the radio series exists for this too...
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The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams
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This is one of those books that can warp your very perception of things, and I am quite happy for all it has done.
The movies (yes, there are more than one) do not do this justice.
If you have the chance, listen to the radio show of this story as well;
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Douglas Adams
“The fact that we live at the bottom of a deep gravity well, on the surface of a gas covered planet going around a nuclear fireball 90 million miles away and think this to be normal is obviously some indication of how skewed our perspective tends to be.”
Douglas Adams, The Salmon of Doubt: Hitchhiking the Galaxy One Last Time

Douglas Adams
“For instance, on the planet Earth, man had always assumed that he was more intelligent than dolphins because he had achieved so much—the wheel, New York, wars and so on—whilst all the dolphins had ever done was muck about in the water having a good time. But conversely, the dolphins had always believed that they were far more intelligent than man—for precisely the same reasons.”
Douglas Adams, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

Douglas Adams
“I love deadlines. I love the whooshing noise they make as they go by.”
Douglas Adams, The Salmon of Doubt

Douglas Adams
“The Guide says there is an art to flying", said Ford, "or rather a knack. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.”
Douglas Adams, Life, the Universe and Everything

Douglas Adams
“Let the past hold on to itself and let the present move forward into the future.”
Douglas Adams, Mostly Harmless

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