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There's no greater bliss in life than when the plumber eventually comes to unblock your drains. No writer can give that sort of pleasure.
The facts of life are to the biographer what the text of a novel is to the critic.
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A leader who doesn't hesitate before he sends his nation into battle is not fit to be a leader.
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