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    List Your Favorite Quotes

    - not a teacher - The following quote comes from Vladimir Nabokov: "The pages are still blank, but there is a miraculous feeling of the words being there, written in invisible ink and clamoring to become visible."

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    "The most helpless person
    is someone who cannot find a few friends during his life, but still more helpless is one who finds such a friend but loses him"

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    "The consequence of fear is
    disappointment and of bashfulness is frustration. Opportunity passes away like the cloud. Therefore, make use of good opportunities"

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    "The best of riches is the
    abandonement of desires"

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    “A short story is a different thing all together - a short story is like a kiss in the dark from a stranger.” - Stephen King

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    Re: List Your Favorite Quotes

    "Outside of a dog, a book is a man's best friend. Inside of a dog, it's too dark to read." Groucho Marx
    I'm not a teacher. I speak American English. I've tutored writing at the University of Southern Maine and have done a good deal of copy editing and writing, occasionally for publication.

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    Re: List Your Favorite Quotes

    My favorite quote is “Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.” by Oscar Wilde. I always try to use it in my life and in literature essays or some assignments.

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