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.
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Love's greatest gift is its ability to make everything it touches sacred.
Surely life, if it be not long, is tedious, since we are forced to call in the assistance of so many trifles to rid us of our time, of that time which never can return.
It is not the cares of today, but the cares of tomorrow that weigh a man down. For the needs of today we have corresponding strength given. For the morrow we are told to trust. It ...
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