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“Only mediocre people are always at their best.”

posted at 2:06 pm
on Mar. 30, 2011

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“[F]or when people are determined on a mode of conduct which they know to be wrong, they feel injured by the expectation of anything better from them.”

posted at 1:21 pm
on Mar. 28, 2011

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“There are times I think I’m doing things on principle, but mostly I just do what feels good. But that’s a principle, too.”

posted at 11:18 pm
on Mar. 24, 2011

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“I’ve always thought death was a lot like Christmas, he said. I can’t wait to find out if being good the whole time was worth it.”

posted at 10:49 am
on Mar. 21, 2011

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“Nobody knows what makes one book a bestseller. Publishers and agents like to pretend they do, but if they did, they would only publish best sellers, and they don’t.”

posted at 11:37 am
on Mar. 8, 2011

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“Saying traditional publishing is dead right now [and self-publishing e-books is winning -ed.] is like declaring yourself the winner in the sixth inning of a baseball game when you have 2 runs and the other team has 8 just because you scored all your runs this inning, and they haven’t scored any since the first.”

posted at 11:36 am
on Mar. 7, 2011

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“Whoever is happy will make others happy, too.”

posted at 8:58 am
on Mar. 4, 2011

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“Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.”

posted at 10:32 pm
on Mar. 1, 2011

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