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“"Upon shaving off one's beard." The scissors cut the long-grown hair; the razor scrapes the remnant fuzz. Small-jawed, weak-chinned, bug-eyed, I stare at the forgotten boy I was.”

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 John Updike quotes (American writer, b.1932)

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteWe are most alive when we're in love.
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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteHappiness is not a matter of intensity but of balance, order, rhythm and harmony.
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 Thomas Merton quotes (American and Trappist Monk t Our Lady of Gethsemani Abbey in Trappist, Kentucky, 1915-1968)

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteThese paper boats of mine are meant to dance on the ripples of hours, and not reach any destination.
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 Rabindranath Tagore quotes (Indian Poet, Playwright and Essayist, Won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1913, 1861-1941)

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteThe flower which is single need not envy the thorns that are numerous.
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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteGod's most lordly gift to man is decency of mind.
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 Aeschylus quotes (Ancient Greek Dramatist and Playwright known as the founder of Greek tragedy, 525 BC-456 BC)

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