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Crime and Punishment
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Jacqui Jacqui said: " I'll get this out of the way first: I love this book.

My intro to Dostoevsky was "Notes From The Underground" in high school. While I liked that novella, I feel lucky to have only discovered "Crime and Punishment" after studying philosophy - especial
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E.E. Cummings
“I'd rather learn from one bird how to sing
than teach ten thousand stars how not to dance”
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Fyodor Dostoyevsky
“I used to analyze myself down to the last thread, used to compare myself with others, recalled all the smallest glances, smiles and words of those to whom I’d tried to be frank, interpreted everything in a bad light, laughed viciously at my attempts ‘to be like the rest’ –and suddenly, in the midst of my laughing, I’d give way to sadness, fall into ludicrous despondency and once again start the whole process all over again – in short, I went round and round like a squirrel on a wheel.”
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“love is the every only god”
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“For my part, I prefer my heart to be broken. It is so lovely, dawn-kaleidoscopic within the crack.”
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Fyodor Dostoyevsky
“Only to live, to live and live! Life, whatever it may be!”
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