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Like One of the Family (1956)
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We always some 'problem' and people takin' potshots at us is always called 'tension' and why you and me who have been citizens for generations should be called 'minorities' is more than I can see.
I was so mad you could have boiled a pot of water on my head.
Your soul is an inner something that is another you and hardly anybody knows what it's really thinkin' except you.
A gift — be it a present, a kind word or a job done with care and love — explains itself!... and if receivin' it embarrasses you it's because your 'thanks box' is warped.
It's a poor kind of man that won't fight for his own freedom.
Where did we get the idea of insultin' folks by pointin' out their age?... It seems that we think youth is some special accomplishment brought about by the individual himself!
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Drawing is like making an expressive gesture with the advantage of permanence.
October 12, 1916
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