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"This is not a novel to be tossed aside lightly. It should be thrown
with great force."
"I'm never going to be famous. My name will never be writ large on the
roster of Those Who Do Things. I don't do any thing. Not one single
thing. I used to bite my nails, but I don't even do that any more."
"Oh, life is a glorious cycle of song,
A medley of extemporanea;
And love is a thing that can never go wrong;
And I am Marie of Roumania."
"I don't care what is written about me so long as it isn't true."
"Take care of the luxuries and the necessities will take care of