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The Magician's Land by Lev Grossman
The Magician's Land (The Magicians, #3)
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What Color Is Your Parachute? by Richard N. Bolles
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Essential in helping me get my head straight in terms of my upcoming job hunt back in America. Geared towards those looking to make a career change, this book has exceptional tools to help fine-tune your resume, refocus your goals, land and nail inte...more
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J.R.R. Tolkien
“But who knows what she spoke to the darkness, alone, in the bitter watches of the night, when all her life seemed shrinking, and the walls of her bower closing in about her, a hutch to trammel some wild thing in?”
J.R.R. Tolkien, The Return of the King

Maria Semple
“My heart started racing, not the bad kind of heart racing, like I'm going to die. But the good kind of heart racing, like, Hello, can I help you with something? If not, please step aside because I'm about to kick the shit out of life.”
Maria Semple, Where'd You Go, Bernadette

Pema Chödrön
“Only to the extent that we expose ourselves over and over to annihilation can that which is indestructible be found in us.”
Pema Chödrön

Oscar Wilde
“Everything in moderation, including moderation.”
Oscar Wilde

Franklin D. Roosevelt
“It is common sense to take a method and try it. If it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something.”
Franklin D. Roosevelt, Looking Forward

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