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P.D. James Quotes

Time didnt heal, but it anesthetized. The human mind could only feel so much.
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We can experience nothing but the present moment, live in no other second of time, and to understand this is as close as we can get to eternal life.

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Perhaps it's only when people are dead that we can safely show how much we cared about them. We know that it's too late then for them to do anything about it.

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There comes a time when every scientist, even God, has to write off an experiment.

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Children live in occupied territory. The brave and the foolhardy openly rebel against authority, whether harsh or benign. But most tread warily, outwardly accommodating themselves to alien mores and edicts while living in secret their iconoclastic and subversive lives.

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Beauty is intellectually confusing; it sabotages common sense.

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A picnic may well be a metaphor for life. The essentials for happiness are the right company, moderate if sanguine expectations and a reasonable standard of physical sustenance and comfort, the whole being bedeviled by the belief that there is always something better to be had if only one presses on.

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There is no point in regretting any part of the past. The past can't now be altered, the future has yet to be lived, and consciously to experience every moment of the present is the only way to gain at least the illusion of immortality.

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