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Un árbol crece en Brooklyn. Betty Smith

Una cita:  When something comes up, you tell exactly how it happened but write down for yourself the way you think it should have happened. Tell the truth and write the story. He was going to “drop anchor.” The children … Sigue leyendo

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Mientras agonizo. William Faulkner

Citas: The Lord can see into the heart. If it is His will that some folks has different ideas of honesty from other folks, it is not my place to question His decree. Sin and love and fear are just sounds … Sigue leyendo

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La señora Frisby y las ratas de NIMH. Robert C. O’Brien

Citas: By teaching us to read, they had taught us how to get away.   A thief’s life is always based on somebody else’s work. La señora Frisby y las ratas de NIMH es uno de esos libros para niños que no … Sigue leyendo

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El corazón es un cazador solitario. Carson McCullers

Citas:   Do not attempt to stand alone. It was like just before you take a bath in the afternoon when you might wallow around in the back yard and get 55 plenty dirty just for the good feel of it … Sigue leyendo

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Lolita. Vladimir Nabokov

Citas: Oh, let me be mawkish for the nonce! I am so tired of being cynical. That husband of yours, I hope, will always treat you well, because otherwise my specter shall come at him, like black smoke, like a … Sigue leyendo

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París era una fiesta. Ernest Hemingway

Citas:  I learned never to go on trips with anyone you do not love. I felt the death loneliness that comes at the end of every day that is wasted in your life. In those who make jokes in life … Sigue leyendo

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Islas en el golfo. Ernest Hemingway

Citas: My Latin is very beat up, along with my Greek, my English, my head, and my heart. All I know how to speak now is frozen daiquiri. Being against evil doesn’t make you good. Tonight I was against it … Sigue leyendo

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