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Founding Myths by Ray Raphael
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Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
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“I am strongly of the opinion that, after the age of twenty-one, a man ought not to be out of bed and awake at four in the morning. The hour breeds thought. At twenty-one, life being all future, it may be examined with impunity. But, at thirty, having become an uncomfortable mixture of future and past, it is a thing to be looked at only when the sun is high and the world full of warmth and optimism.”
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“He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason”
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“Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a battle you know nothing about.”
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“She looked at nice young men as if she could smell their stupidity.”
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