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Haruki Murakami

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What makes us the most normal," said Reiko, "is knowing that we're not normal.
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Look at the rain long enough, with no thoughts in your head, and you gradually feel your body fallin...
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この女性はすみれを愛している。しかし性欲を感じることはできない。す...
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The pure present is an ungraspable advance of the past devouring the future. In truth, all sensation...
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I am always prepared to do the right thing regardless of what other people think.
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You are a major dimwit. Is your brain made out of jello, you spineless twit? A leaf? What do you thi...
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Sometimes I think you're the only thing keeping me sane.
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I think sometimes there is no right thing.
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I think that sometimes the only real thing is now.
SUZANNE YOUNG
Sometimes it is better to lose and do the right thing than to win and do the wrong thing.
TONY BLAIR
I think for me the job always has to be the right thing at the right time.
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I think this is the right thing to do,
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I think it's the right thing to do.
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The only way to do the human rights thing is to do the right thing medically.
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you were the only beautiful thing in whole university which attracted me towards college, but now yo...
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And for the team, I always tried to do the right thing.
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We're not perfect, but we want to do the right thing.
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Leaders are people who do the right thing; managers are people who do things right.
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I just have to do the right thing, and recently I've realized that sometimes the right thing seems c...
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The toughest thing to do in politics is to do the right thing when your supporters think the right t...
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I think about architecture all the time. That's the problem. But I've always been like that....
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I have only one eye,--I have a right to be blind sometimes . . . I really do not see the signal!
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I have only one eye, I have a right to be blind sometimes... I really do not see the signal!
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Sometimes it's right to do the wrong thing.
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The only thing I can cook is Welsh rarebit.
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I think music is the only thing that I'll ever really have.
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“Sometimes I try reading books upside-down because I think, thats what it would be like if I could...
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“Sometimes I try reading books upside-down because I think, thats what it would be like if I could...
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I got only one thing to say. Whatever you're thinking right now, do it. Do it !
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I think being sublimely happy is the only thing I could ever hope for in life.
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The only thing I think of is the next hit record.
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I do not think that winning is the most important thing. I think winning is the only thing.
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The only obligation which I have a right to assume is to do at any time what I think right
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Character is doing the right thing when nobody's looking. There are too many people who think th...
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Warhol was definitely an inspiration when I was younger. I wouldn't quantify his sort of influen...
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It doesn't make sense to have to do the wrong thing in order to do the right thing.
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I don't think the prospect of a firestorm would deter him. His only calculus is to do the right thin...
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There are only good people in this world. Sometimes good people do bad things, but thats ok, we forg...
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There are only good people in this world. Sometimes good people do bad things, but thats ok, we forg...
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Just try to do the right thing, and that's immediate karma: 'I feel good about myself.'
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Sometimes leaving is the only thing you can do.
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The only thing that I could think of to do was to be an actress.
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With integrity, you have nothing to fear, since you have nothing to hide. With integrity, you will d...
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Well, I'm still looking for Maurice Ashley. My essential qualities. I think that more than anything,...
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Do the right thing. It will gratify some people and astonish the rest.
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If people are informed they will do the right thing. It's when they are not informed that they b...
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You can always count on Americans to do the right thing - after they've tried everything else.
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I'd do it all over again a million times because I definitely think it was the right thing to do.
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The Federal Reserve's job is to do the right thing, to take the long-run interest of the economy...
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I think anyone who doesn't say that they'd like people to think that they're doing the r...
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Only of one thing I am sure:/ when I dream/ I am always ageless.
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So, when it comes to eating healthy, it's just doing the right thing. And it's not something...
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I believe that in life, you have to give things your best shot, do your best. You have to focus on w...
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I do my own thing. And I believe what I do is the right thing.
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So. I should just give up now?" she asked mildly. "Just let him spiral down into madness until the N...
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My dad said I did the right thing. I hope I did, but it's hard to tell sometimes.
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I think an education is not only important, it is the most important thing you can do with your life...
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I think things that i shouldn't.I dream things that i shouldn't.I want things that i shouldn't and i...
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I think Rick will do that. His lawyers are probably saying, 'Don't do a thing right now.' But I thin...
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Sometimes the only thing to do is to take the thing that you must have. Even if someone gets hurt.
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I do what I do because it is the right thing to do. I am a warrior, and it is the way of the warrior...
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We think it's the right thing to do.
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The only thing I can do is play baseball. I have to play ball. It's the only thing I know.
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Now love's the only thing thats free. We must take it where it's found. Pretty soon it may be costly...
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Sometimes the man of your dream only belongs in your dream.
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Sometimes the man of your dream only belongs in your dream.
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I dream big. I think big. I try to go out and do it as big as I can.
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I wasn't trying to fit into a thing... it was not like I was like, 'Right, I'm the Han; ...
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It's very flattering. The only thing I feel sometimes is that the head coach gets too much credit. I...
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We think that's the best thing to do, just take it off. I think we ought not to think about May righ...
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I just think he's playing well. With the puck, he's making some nice plays. Sometimes they're simple...
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He did the right thing. So, I thought it was the right thing to do to take the pictures down.
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I just think he's playing well. With the puck, he's making some nice plays. Sometimes they're simple...
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I think that my job is to observe people and the world, and not to judge them. I always hope to posi...
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In this world, there is no absolute good, no absolute evil," the man said. "Good and evil are not fi...
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I think the greatest thing about America is the American dream.
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Your personal integrity, once established and earned, people don't have to think about it. They ...
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The end justifies the means. Sometimes you have to do the wrong thing to get the right result.
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Sometimes altering your position is the right thing. Sometimes it's not.
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I sometimes dream of opening a coffeehouse.
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I am resigning my post in the parliament. I have done this because I think it is the right thing to ...
SONIA GANDHI
Her cry was the saddest sound of orgasm that I had ever heard.
HARUKI MURAKAMI
Ma cosa devo fare allora?"
"Danzare" rispose "continuare a danzare, finché ci sarà musica. Ca...
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The time is always right for the right thing.
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The others in the dorm thought I wanted to be a writer, because I was always alone with a book, but ...
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There's no such thing as perfect writing, just like there's no such thing as perfect despair.
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I began running on an everyday basis after I became a writer. As being a writer requires sitting at ...
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As long as I stared at the clock, at least the world remained in motion. Not a very consequential wo...
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He wasn't normally conscious of it, but there was one part of his body that was extremely sensitive,...
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Nah, I shook my head, things that come out of nowhere go back to nowhere, that’s all.

W...
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Artists are those who can evade the verbose.
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As I see it, you are living with something that you keep hidden deep inside. Something heavy. I felt...
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In a sense, I'm the one who ruined me: I did it myself.
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Find me now. Before someone else does.
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Life is not like water. Things in life don't necessarily flow over the shortest possible route.
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I never trust people with no appetite. It's like they're always holding something back on you.
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The power to concentrate was the most important thing. Living without this power would be like openi...
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If you want to talk about something new, you have to make up a new kind of language.
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Count your blessings
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When the orbits of these two satellites of ours happened to cross paths, we could be together. Maybe...
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I look up at the sky, wondering if I'll catch a glimpse of kindness there, but I don't. All I see ar...
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Each person feels pain in his own way, each has his own scars.
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If I'm going to merely ramble, maybe I should just snuggle under the warm covers, think of Miu, and ...
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I never could stand being forced to do something I didn't want to do at a time I didn't want to do i...
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Death is not the opposite of life, but a part of it.
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It's like a kid standing at the window watching the rain.
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A friend to kill time is a friend sublime.
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In dreams you don't need to make any distinctions between things. Not at all. Boundaries don't exist...
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He was going to die soon, you knew when you saw those eyes. There was no sign of life in his flesh, ...
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After all this, I won't start to hate you.
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Writing novels is much the same. You gather up bones and make your gate, but no matter how wonderful...
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I closed my eyes and listened carefully for the descendants of Sputnik, even now circling the earth,...
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Understanding is but the sum of misunderstandings.
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في حياة كل شخص نقطة لا عودة
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In dreams begins responsiblities.
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What do you think? I'm not a starfish or a pepper tree. I'm a living, breathing human being. Of cour...
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A certain type of perfection can only be realized through a limitless accumulation of the imperfect.
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Closing your eyes isn't going to change anything. Nothing's going to disappear just because you can'...
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ارقص.. يجب أن ترقص.. مادامت الموسيقى تعزف، يجب أن ترقص، ل...
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When there's nothing to do, you do nothing slowly and intently.
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Mediocrity's like a spot on a shirt—it never comes off.
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Life is a lot more fragile than we think. So you should treat others in a way that leaves no regrets...
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And as the years have passed, the time has grown longer. The sad truth is that what I could recall i...
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El corazón de las personas es como un pozo muy profundo. Nadie sabe lo que hay en el fondo. Sólo p...
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In ancient times, people weren't just male or female, but one of three types: male/male, male/female...
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No one noticed that I had changed- that I had given up sleep entirely, that I was spending all my ti...
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I could go on like this forever, but would I ever find a place that was meant for me? Like, for exam...
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On the flip side of everything we think we absolutely have pegged lurks an equal amount of the unkno...
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Está empezando un nuevo día. Quizá sea un día como los demás, o quizá sea un día relevante qu...
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He felt as if his heart had dried up. I needed her he thought. I needed someone like her to fill the...
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Image is everything. You don’t spare any expense to create the right image. And word of mouth is c...
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The world’s crawling with stupid, innocent girls, and I’m just one of them, self-consciously cha...
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In other words, let's face it: Life is basically unfair. But even in a situation that's unfair, I th...
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I learned there were lots of realities in the world.
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They were each like a mirror for the other, reflecting the changes in themselves.
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It's true though: time moves in its own special way in the middle of the night," the bartender says,...
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It's easy to talk big, but the important thing is whether or not you clean up the shit.
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Life is long, and sometimes cruel. Sometimes victims are needed. Someone has to take on that role. A...
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If you need me, use me.
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No truth can cure the sadness we feel from losing a loved one. No truth, no sincerity, no strength, ...
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I didn't want to be a writer, but I became one. And now I have many readers, in many countries. ...
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Nobody likes being alone that much. I don't go out of my way to make friends, that's all. It just le...
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لا أحد يحب العزلة. أنا فقط أكره الخيبة
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I made up my mind I was going to find someone who would love me unconditionally three hundred and si...
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What makes us the most normal," said Reiko, "is knowing that we're not normal.
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Don't feel sorry for yourself. Only assholes do that.
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What happens when people open their hearts?"
"They get better.
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Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.
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No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
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Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.
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here she is, all mine, trying her best to give me all she can. How could I ever hurt her? But I didn...
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From the girl who sat before me now...surged a fresh and physical life force. She was like a small a...
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