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“‘She was too pure for life,’ he said sadly. ‘Too pure and too good and too beautiful.’”

Ralph Ellison, Invisible Man

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“Because with the right person, sometimes kissing feels like healing.”

Lisa McMann

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“Peace, which costs nothing, is attended with infinitely more advantage, than any victory with all its expense.”

Thomas Paine, Rights of Man

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“There he goes. One of God’s own prototypes. A high-powered mutant of some kind never even considered for mass production. Too weird to live, and too rare to die.”

Hunter S. Thompson, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

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“The culture doesn’t encourage you to think about such things until you’re about to die. We’re so wrapped up with egotistical things, career, family, having enough money, meeting with the mortgage, getting a new car, fixing the radiator when it breaks–we’re involved in trillions of little acts just to keep going. So we don’t get into the habit of standing back and looking at our lives and saying: Is this all? Is this all I want? Is something missing?”

Mitch Albom, Tuesdays with Morrie

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“We’re each alone inside our heads, some more so than others.”

Jonathan Maberry, Dust and Decay

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