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Ring for Jeeves

“It was a confusion of ideas between him and one of the lions he was hunting in Kenya that had caused A. B. Spottsworth to make the obituary column. He thought the lion was dead, and the lion thought it … Continue reading

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Tibetian Buddhism from the ground up

“‘Righteous hatred’ is in the same category as ‘righteous cancer’or ‘righteous tuberculosis’. All of them are absurd concepts.” Allan Wallace in Tibetian Buddhism from the Ground up

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How to be a Brit

“If a continental youth wants to declare his love to a girl, he kneels down, tells her that she is the sweetest, the most charming and ravishing person in the world, that she has something in her, something peculiar and … Continue reading

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Dave Barry turns 40

“Mother Nature, in her infinite wisdom, has installed within each of us, a powerful biological instinct to reproduce; this is her way of assuring that that the human race, come what may, will never have any disposable income.” – Dave … Continue reading

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After a While

After a while you learn the subtle difference Between holding a hand and chaining a soul And you learn that love doesn’t mean leaning And company doesn’t mean security. And you begin to learn that kisses aren’t contracts And presents aren’t promises. … Continue reading

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Transit of Venus

“The poor don’t want solidarity with their lot, they want it changed” – Shirley Hazzard in Transit of Venus PS: Brilliant narration

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“It is not every man’s fate to marry the woman who loves him best” ― Jane Austen in Emma PS: Emma seems to have a lot of such interesting quotes.

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