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    Rok is offline Junior Member
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    Begin with an individual, and before you know it you find that you have created a type; begin with a type, and you find that you have created--nothing.

    Can somebody paraphrase this text?

    Thanx

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    Welcome to the forums.

    This looks a bit like a translation - is it?

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    It is quote from The Rich Boy (first sentence) by F. Scott Fitzgerald.

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    Thank you - very Fitzgerald. He had a thing about rich people.

    Start by describing a person and before you know it you are describing a type of person; start by describing a type of person and you will find that you have ended with nothing.

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