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The Five Best Books I Read in 2014

These are books I read this year and would recommend to other people. The books were not necessarily published in 2014 but they are books that I read this year. 877 more words

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The Secret Garden: Frances Hodgson Burnett (Book & Movie)

While rearranging my books I came across an almost ancient copy of The Secret Garden which my Dad had bought for me when I was still in school. 391 more words

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When people are insulting you, there is nothing so good for them as not to say a word – just to look at them and think… When you will not fly into a passion people know you are stronger than they are, because you are strong enough to hold in your rage, and they are not, and they say stupid things they wish they hadn’t said afterwards.

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Perhaps there is a language which is not made of words and everything in the world understands it. Perhaps there is a soul hidden in everything and it can always speak, without even making a sound, to another soul.

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When people are insulting you, there is nothing so good for them as not to say a word – just to look at them and think… When you will not fly into a passion people know you are stronger than they are, because you are strong enough to hold in your rage, and they are not, and they say stupid things they wish they hadn’t said afterwards.

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I suppose there might be good in things, even if we don’t see it. – A Little Princess, Frances Hodgson Burnett

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There is nothing so nice as supposing. It’s almost like being a fairy. If you suppose anything hard enough it seems as if it were real.

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