An autobiography is a preemptive strike against biographers.
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Barbara Grizzuti Harrison (1934-2002) was an Italian-American journalist, essayist and memoirist. She is best known for her autobiographical work, particularly her account of growing up as one of Jehovah's Witnesses, and for her travel writing.
Immature love says: I love you because I need you. Mature love says: I need you because I love you.
Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.
The poor have sometimes objected to being governed badly; the rich have always objected to being governed at all.
Man is a beautiful machine that works very badly.
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