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“I never disclose my real desires or the texture of my soul.”
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“…[A] copyeditor must read the document letter by letter, word by word, with excruciating care and attentiveness. In many ways, being a copyeditor is like sitting for an English exam that never ends: At any moment, your knowledge of spelling, grammar, punctuation, usage, syntax, and diction is being tested.”
Amy Einsohn, The Copyeditor's Handbook: A Guide for Book Publishing and Corporate Communications, with Exercises and Answer Keys

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“How often have I warned you against fraternizing with technology?”
Gail Carriger, Etiquette & Espionage

Brené Brown
“Vulnerability sounds like truth and feels like courage.”
Brene Brown, Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead

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