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8 Famous Quotes by Angus Wilson
8/11/1913 - 5/31/1991
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The opportunities for heroism are limited in this kind of world: the most people can do is sometimes not to be as weak as they've been at other times.

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Envy is impotent, numbed with fear, never ceasing in its appetite, and it knows no gratification, but endless self-torment. It has the ugliness of a trapped rat, which gnaws its own foot in an effort to escape.

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The opportunities for heroism are limited in this kind of world: the most people can do is sometimes not to be as weak as they've been at other times.

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Once a Catholic always a Catholic.

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She was more than ever proud of the position of the bungalow, so almost in the country.

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God knows how you Protestants can be expected to have any sense of direction,' she said. 'It's different with us. I haven't been to mass for years, I've got every mortal sin on my conscience, but I know when I'm doing wrong. I'm still a Catholic.

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I have no concern for the common man except that he should not be so common.

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I opened the large central window of my office room to its full on the fine early May morning. Then I stood for a few moments, breathing in the soft, warm air that was charged with the scent of white lilacs below.

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