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  • Katherine Mansfield
    Katherine Mansfield
    New Zealand-born British Author 1888-1923
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    Everything in life that we really accept undergoes a change. So suffering must become Love. That is the mystery.
  • Anthony Hecht
    Anthony Hecht
    American poet 1923-2004
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    A lot of the fun lies in trying to penetrate the mystery; and this is best done by saying over the lines to yourself again and again, till they pass through the stage of sounding like nonsense, and finally return to a full sense that had at first escaped notice.
  • Simone Weil
    Simone Weil
    French philosopher 1909-1943
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    Evil being the root of mystery, pain is the root of knowledge.
  • Luis Bunuel
    Luis Bunuel
    Spanish Film Director 1900-1983
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    Fortunately, somewhere between chance and mystery lies imagination, the only thing that protects our freedom, despite the fact that people keep trying to reduce it or kill it off altogether.
  • Dorothy L. Sayers
    Dorothy L. Sayers
    British writer 1893-1957
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    Lawyers enjoy a little mystery, you know. Why, if everybody came forward and told the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth straight out, we should all retire to the workhouse.
  • Fjodor M. Dostojewski
    Fjodor M. Dostojewski
    Russisch writer 1821-1881
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    Love all that has been created by God, both the whole and every grain of sand. Love every leaf and every ray of light. Love the beasts and the birds, love the plants, love every separate fragment. If you love each fragment, you will understand the mystery of the whole resting in God.
  • Carolina Herrera
    Carolina Herrera
    Venezuelan fashion designer 1939-
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    A man has to have sensibility, wit, mystery, tolerance, and strength... Romance also helps.
  • Bernard Malamud
    Bernard Malamud
    American novelist 1914-1986
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    A man is an island in the only sense that matters, not an easy way to be. We live in mystery, a cosmos of separate lonely bodies, men, insects, stars. It is all a loneliness and men know it best.
  • Charles Dickens
    Charles Dickens
    English writer 1812-1870
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    A wonderful fact to reflect upon, that every human creature is constituted to be that profound secret and mystery to every other.
  • Bruce Springsteen
    Bruce Springsteen
    American singer-songwriter 1949-
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    Adult life is dealing with an enormous amount of questions that don't have answers. So I let the mystery settle into my music. I don't deny anything, I don't advocate anything, I just live with it.
  • Caroline Lawrence
    Caroline Lawrence
    English American author 1954-
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    After I had written seventeen full-length mysteries, two volumes of mini-mysteries, a travel guide and some quiz books, not to mention a spin-off Roman Mystery Scrolls series, I thought it was time I moved to new historical pastures.
  • George Orwell
    George Orwell
    English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950
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    All writers are vain, selfish and lazy, and at the very bottom of their motives lies a mystery.
  • Henry Miller
    Henry Miller
    American writer 1891-1980
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    Any genuine philosophy leads to action and from action back again to wonder, to the enduring fact of mystery.
  • Bonnie Bassler
    Bonnie Bassler
    American molecular biologist
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    As a kid, I loved doing puzzles, solving riddles, and reading mystery books. I also loved animals and always had pets.
  • Arthur Christopher Benson
    Arthur Christopher Benson
    English essayist, poet, author and academic 1862-1925
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    As I make my slow pilgrimage through the world, a certain sense of beautiful mystery seems to gather and grow.
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