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New Year Resolutions
1. To refrain from saying witty, unkind things, unless they are really witty and irreparably damaging.
2. To tolerate fools more gladly, provided this does not encourage them to take up more of my time.
How to reply to being sent unsolicited manuscripts:
Mr James Agate regrets that he has no time to bother about the enclosed in which he has been greatly interested.
Perhaps, after all, there is something in the theory that only the ultra-busy can find time for everything.
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The average, healthy, well-adjusted adult gets up at seven-thirty in the morning feeling just plain terrible.
September 9, 1877
June 6, 1947
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