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Lemony Snicket

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You must be all a-tingle with excitement.'
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but it's far too late for us; ring, hair, letters, photographs--all traces of our love will be scatt...
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Literature doesn’t exactly have a strong mental-health track record.
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A library is like an island in the middle of a vast sea of ignorance, particularly if the library is...
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What I wrote... wasn't crazy... or a bullshit... or nonsense... it was what I saw!
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Never trust anyone who has not brought a book with them
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I guess they saw other things. I didn't know what was going on afterward. I guess he was trying to t...
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The last time I felt alive – I was looking into your eyes.
Breathing your air…. touching yo...
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The last time I saw Don was last June at a Mayberry Reunion in Nashville.
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A great throw, a perfect throw, ... When I saw the out, I said 'Thank you!'
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I was trying to go up and he crunched me into a cradle and ran me over. He just overpowered me.
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Money is like a child—rarely unaccompanied. When it disappears, look to those who were supposed to...
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Laurence the last time I saw something like you I flushed it away.
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I was trying to throw strikes. That's what happened, I didn't throw strikes. I have to come back to ...
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So are you going to tell me what happened last night?"
"You were there. You saw what happened."...
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It felt good. I was just trying to throw strikes.
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The last time I saw him he was walking down lover's lane holding his own hand.
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Are you ready?" Klaus asked finally.
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I was trying to maybe erase some memories of last time I was out on this court in 2001,
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I guess he was trying to throw a punch. I didn't fight. I wasn't attacking anyone.
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Soul Sister

Evoking all my inner goodness
with bastions of time
I cradle your h...
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When was the last time you saw a story being driven forward by dances and songs?
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Are you kidding me? The last time I saw a face like yours, I fed it a banana.
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I know. I was there. I saw the great void in your soul, and you saw mine.
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God has given you your country as cradle, and humanity as mother; you cannot rightly love your breth...
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You saw the news when I was put into prison, ... But what happened to the news when I was out?
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The last time I saw people in line was during the 70s during the OPEC embargos like this,
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If I have made an appointment with you, I owe you punctuality, I have no right to throw away your ti...
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I was trying to keep him down, but he was tough. I tried to bring him down with a cradle, but he sli...
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The environment I was raised in, you had to, to survive.
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I saw a bullet hole and I lifted up his shirt. He was trying to breathe and then I saw the blood.
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Last time I saw him he tried to murder me. But when you're trying to kill someone by chopping their ...
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Go away. I'm all right.
, LAST WORDS
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And I swear, when I looked in your eyes, I saw the universe. Every star, every planet, every galaxy ...
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Josephine caught my eye and gave me a signal we'd used for years to indicate that one of us had to l...
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Perhaps I should just bury myself and become a diamond after thousands of years of intense pressure
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Tea should be as bitter as wormwod and as sharp as a two eged sword
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Obviously, I wasn't trying to throw at his head.
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I saw it. It was very funny. I think he's trying to take the high moral ground.
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I felt good today. I felt better than last time when I was on the mound. It wasn't really nerves, bu...
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Tell me you'll see me again one last time; and I'll pretend like it's the first time I ever saw you.
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Last time I saw a mouth like that, it had a hook in it.
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If I knew that today would be the last time I’d see you, I would hug you tight and pray the Lord b...
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I'm realizing for the first time, your life goes on while you're trying to pursue this caree...
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Tonight I was into it. I've been getting into it, trying to hype up the team.
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Paul's one thing was committing to forget about the past, to forge ahead into the future.
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There was still trepidation (last spring). I was just trying to survive.
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The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its ...
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Therefore I am sure that this, my Coronation, is not the symbol of a power and a splendor that are g...
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The events that I have attended to mark my Diamond Jubilee have been a humbling experience. It has t...
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I have in sincerity pledged myself to your service, as so many of you are pledged to mine. Throughou...
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Today was a very cold and bitter day, as cold and bitter as a cup of hot chocolate, if the cup of ho...
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With a library it is easier to hope for serendipity than to look for a precise answer.
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The key to good eavesdropping is not getting caught.
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You don't spend your life hanging around books without learning a thing or two.
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All the secrets of the world are contained in books. Read at your own risk.
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I suppose I'll have to add the force of gravity to my list of enemies.
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Reader: Dear Mr. Snicket, What is the best way to keep a secret? Lemony Snicket : Tell it to everyon...
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Like a church bell, a coffin, and a vat of melted chocolate, a supply closet is rarely a comfortable...
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A new experience can be extremely pleasurable, or extremely irritating, or somewhere in between, and...
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Morning is an important time of day, because how you spend your morning can often tell you what kind...
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It is a curious thing, but as one travels the world getting older and older, it appears that happine...
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You may want to keep a commonplace book which is a notebook where you can copy parts of books you th...
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The hallway was lined with numbered doors, odd numbers on one side and even numbers on the other, an...
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There are few sights sadder than a ruined book.
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Sometimes, even in the most unfortunate of lives, there will occur a moment or two of good fortune.
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Anyone who thinks the pen is mightier than the sword has not been stabbed with both.
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What do your parents know, about surviving?
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There is a kind of crying I hope you have not experienced, and it is not just crying about something...
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Being noble enough is all we can ask for in this world.
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As I am sure you know, when people say 'It's my pleasure,' they usually mean something along the lin...
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I'm not a stranger," I said, and pointed to his book. "I'm someone who reads the same authors you do...
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It felt like the wrong thing to do, standing at the wrong door in the wrong place. We did it anyway....
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I do what I do," I said, "in order to do something else.
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There was something I was always very good at, however, and that was teaching myself not to be frigh...
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There are people in the world who care about automobiles, and there are people who couldn't care les...
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I thought the war was a simple matter, with one side good and the other evil. But the more I read, t...
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Nobody wants to hear that you will try your best. It is the wrong thing to say. It is like saying 'I...
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It is a miracle if you can find true friends, and it is a miracle if you have enough food to eat, an...
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Every new promise was like something heavy I had to carry, with no place to put anything down.
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...in life it is often the tiny details that end up being the most important.
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But I must admit I miss you terribly. The world is too quiet without you nearby.
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All these things are miracles. It is a miracle if you can find true friends, and it is a miracle if ...
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Deciding on a safe answer to a question is like deciding on a safe ingredient in a sandwich, because...
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Off with you" is a phrase used by people who lack the curtesy to say something more polite, such as,...
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The burning of a book is a sad, sad sight, for even though a book is nothing but ink and paper, it f...
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If you are trying to fool a farsighted or dimwitted person, a veiled facial disguise might be enough...
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Sunny held Kit, and Violet held Klaus, and for a minute the four castaways did nothing but weep, let...
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I have a long list of things I’d rather not do.
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The sad truth is the truth is sad.
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I will love you as a thief loves a gallery and as a crow loves a murder, as a cloud loves bats and a...
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It is unwise to make something permanent when the whole world is shifting.
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It is good to see people happy with one another. It is a glimpse of a world in which everyone is tha...
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If you're not scared, she told me, it's not bravery.
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Hungry licked her spoon and then pointed it at me. 'Aren't you forgetting the dishes?' she asked. LEMONY SNICKET The world is swirling with so many mysteries and secrets that nobody will ever track down all of the...
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if you don't choose the wicked thing what in the world will you do?
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It was confusing pretending to be completely different people, particularly because it had been so l...
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Behind these two booths was an enormous roller coaster, a phrase which here mean 'a series of small ...
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And sometimes we discuss frightening and troublesome animals that might be nearby, and this topic al...
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There are some things we might not know, but that doesn't mean we should give up. We can find out wh...
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