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The Lily's Quest
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David Swan by Nathaniel Hawthorne
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Moral of the tale : Don't sleep through life!

Young, handsome David takes a roadside nap while passersby comment... or change destinies. What does he miss? Two massive fortunes, a gorgeous girl hot for love, and attempted murder on his life.

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Ritual and Mantras by Frits Staal
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A treasure ! Sans the academic meandering, Staal documents perhaps the last Vedic rite performed anywhere on the Indian subcontinent… discovering verses so ancient that they contain unintelligible non-Indic sounds. Lays the groundwork for how humans ...more
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Thousand Character Classic for English Readers by Zhou Xingsi
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One-third of the San Bai Qian, here's another ingenious text of unique characters woven into 4-word, 2-phrase units for the ambitious medieval student. Brilliantly standardized the learning of Chinese.

(English translations below are rehashes of vario
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637 Best Things Anybody Ever Said by Robert Byrne
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"Only the mediocre are always at their best." - Jean Giraudoux


"In England, there are 60 different religions and only one sauce" - Francesco Caracciolo


"If today was a fish, I'd throw it back." - Bertrand Russell


"Under certain circumstan
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Three Character Classic by 王應麟
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Absolutely besides myself.

The first book memorized by children who'd one day appear for the legendary Imperial Entrance Exams. A lovely poetic assembly of 3 characters/4 phrase units outlining the exact curriculum in the coming years. Also includes r
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Success Through a Positive Mental Attitude by W. Clement Stone
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By the man that needs no introduction. One of his timeless, priceless books.
That is all.

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“Motivation is like a fire; unless you continue to add fuel, it will go out.”

“Andrew Carnegie had an obsession: anything in life that was worth h
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Mark Twain
“The man who does not read has no advantage over the man who cannot read.”
Mark Twain

William Shakespeare
“The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself to be a fool.”
William Shakespeare, As You Like It

William Shakespeare
“My bounty is as boundless as the sea,
My love as deep; the more I give to thee,
The more I have, for both are infinite.”
William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet

Albert Einstein
“Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe.”
Albert Einstein

Voltaire
“Let us read, and let us dance; these two amusements will never do any harm to the world.”
Voltaire

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