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The Sphinx Speaks
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Horace Greeley, Unedited
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"I like to think of myself as a nice guy. Naturally, sometimes you have to step on a few faces."
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"If we're all just energy, then why don't I have any?"
Tags:scientific, scientifically, scientist, scientists, couple, couples, married, marriage, married couple, middle, middle age, middle-age, middle aged, middle-aged, mid life, midlife, mid-life, mid life crisis, midlife crisis, mid-life crisis, crisis, bored, boredom, energy, energetic, pithy, modern world, capitalism, drained, overworked, over-worked, tired
"I should now like to say something quotable."
"Damn long-winded Jefferson."
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"I'm sorry, dear. Did you say something pithy?"
"Do you mind if I write in 'owner'? I'm running out of line space for 'entrepreneur'."
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"Everyone is different and everyone is the same."
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Spark Notes Wedding Vows
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Blurbing The Bible
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Putting a degree in philosophy to work...
Papi's idea of a good father vs. Baldo's idea of a good father: family history.
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'Let's start out with cliches and pithy slogans - and work our way up to wisdom ...OK?'