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Life is a quarry out of which we are to mold and chisel and complete a character.

Samuel Butler

Samuel Butler (4 December 1835 – 18 June 1902) was an iconoclastic English author of a variety of works. Two of his most famous works are the Utopian satire Erewhon and the semi-autobiographical novel The Way of All Flesh, published posthumously.

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It is better to have loved and lost than never to have lost at all.
Books are like imprisoned souls till someone takes them down from a shelf and frees them.
The oldest books are only just out to those who have not read them.
My main wish is to get my books into other people's rooms and to keep other people's books out of m

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