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Everything Is Illuminated by Jonathan Safran Foer
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An Imaginary Life by David Malouf
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Paris in the Fifties by Stanley Karnow
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More of Jeff's books…
T.S. Eliot
“Immature poets imitate; mature poets steal; bad poets deface what they take, and good poets make it into something better, or at least something different.”
T.S. Eliot, The Sacred Wood

Vincent van Gogh
“To do good work one must eat well, be well housed, have one's fling from time to time, smoke one's pipe, and drink one's coffee in peace”
Vincent Van Gogh

Alain de Botton
“What is a snob? A snob is anybody who takes a small part of you and uses that to come to a complete vision of who you are. That is snobbery.”
Alain de Botton

James Salter
“Sometimes you are aware when your great moments are happening, and sometimes they rise from the past. Perhaps it's the same with people.”
James Salter, Burning the Days: Recollection

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
“A clever man commits no minor blunders.”
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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