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Monica Ali

“And so they entwined their lives to drink from the pools of each other’s sadness. From these special watering holes, each man drew strength.” -- Brick Lane

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Graham Greene

“A story has no beginning or end: arbitrarily one chooses that moment of experience from which to look back or from which to look ahead.” -- The End of the Affair

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Alexander Solzhenitsyn

“In our village, folks say God crumbles up the old moon into stars.” -- One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich

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Anne Frank

“In spite of everything, I still believe people are really good at heart.” -- The Diary of Anne Frank

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J.K. Rowling

“It does not do well to dwell on dreams and forget to live, remember that.” -- Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

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John Steinbeck

“And now that you don’t have to be perfect, you can be good.” -- East of Eden

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Oscar Wilde

“The curves of your lips rewrite history.” -- The Picture of Dorian Gray

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Jonathan Safran Foer

“Sometimes I can feel my bones straining under the weight of all the lives I’m not living.” -- Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

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J.D. Salinger

"The best thing, though, in that museum was that everything always stayed right where it was. Nobody’d move. . . . Nobody’d be different. The only thing that would be different would be you." -- The Catcher in the Rye