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All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
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We all come into existence as a single cell, smaller than a speck of dust. Much smaller. Divide. Multiply. Add and subtract. Matter changes hands, atoms flow in and out, molecules pivot, proteins stitch together, mitochondria send out their oxida...
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“Where your pleasure is, there is your treasure: where your treasure, there your heart; where your heart, there your happiness”
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“I held my heart back from positively accepting anything, since I was afraid of another fall, and in this condition of suspense I was being all the more killed.”
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Augustine of Hippo
“Where your pleasure is, there is your treasure: where your treasure, there your heart; where your heart, there your happiness”
Augustine of Hippo

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“I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”
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“There is no saint without a past, no sinner without a future.”
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“My task, which I am trying to achieve is, by the power of the written word, to make you hear, to make you feel--it is, before all, to make you see.”
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“When you see someone putting on his Big Boots, you can be pretty sure that an Adventure is going to happen.”
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