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Dave Barry
“You can only be young once. But you can always be immature.”
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Abraham Lincoln
“My Best Friend is a person who will give me a book I have not read.”
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Kaye Gibbons
“It took me a long time to learn that mistakes aren't good or bad,
they're just mistakes, and you clean them up and go on.”
Kaye Gibbons, A Virtuous Woman

Nathaniel Hawthorne
“Happiness is like a butterfly which, when pursued, is always beyond our grasp, but, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.”
Nathaniel Hawthorne

Kate Atkinson
“The beginning is the word and the end is silence. And in between are all the stories.”
Kate Atkinson, Human Croquet

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