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Fear quote

Only fear can defeat life. It is a clever, treacherous adversary. It has no decency, respects no law or convention, shows no mercy. It goes for your weakest spot, which it finds with unerring ease. 259 more words

Life Of Pi

Life of Pi — Yann Martel


I don’t think it much of a stretch to say that Life of Pi is probably the most successful book ever to have won at the Booker. 585 more words

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Losing mother quote

To lose your mother, well, that is like losing the sun above you.

Life of Pi by Yann Martel

Leo Tolstoy

Losing father quote

To lose your father is to lose the one whose guidance and help you seek, who supports you like a tree trunk supports its branches.  10 more words

Life Of Pi

Losing a brother quote

To lose a brother is to lose someone with whom you can share the experience of growing old, who is supposed to bring you a sister-in-law and nieces and nephews, creatures to people the tree of your life and give it new branches.  10 more words

Life Of Pi

Regarding 'Life of Pi' by Yann Martel

Sam,

I saw the film adaptation of Pi before I ever intended to read the book. I thoroughly enjoyed it. The cinematography and actor choice was spot on. 483 more words

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Making the most out of life

Things didn`t turn out the way they were supposed to, but what can you do ? You must take life the way it comes at you and make the best of it. 12 more words

Leo Tolstoy