I have never listened to anyone who criticized my taste in space travel, sideshows or gorillas. When this occurs, I pack up my dinosaurs and leave the room.
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I don't mean to be rude—" he began, in a tone that threatened rudeness in every syllable.
"Yet, sadly, accidental rudeness occurs alarmingly often," Dumbledore finished the sentence gravely.
Everyone wants to live on top of the mountain, but all the happiness and growth occurs while you're climbing it.
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How many things have to happen to you before something occurs to you?
It occurs to me it is not so much the aim of the devil to lure me with evil as it is to preoccupy me with the meaningless.
A wise reader reads the book of genius not with his heart, not so much with his brain, but with his spine. It is there that occurs the telltale tingle...
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