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The free-lance writer is a man who is paid per piece or per word or perhaps.
Writers and Writing
Robert Benchley

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Of all the arts in which the wise excel, nature's chief masterpiece is writing well.
Arts and Artists
Duke of Buckingham

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Self-will so ardent and active that it will break a world to pieces to make a stool to sit on.
Will and Will Power
Richard Cecil

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Thou strange piece of wild nature!
Eccentricity
Colley Cibber

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I have a piece of great and sad news to tell you: I am dead.
Death and Dying
Jean Cocteau

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The greatest masterpiece in literature is only a dictionary out of order.
Literature
Jean Cocteau

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No man is an island entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent, a part of the main.
Cooperation
John Donne

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A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.
Friends and Friendship
Ralph Waldo Emerson

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The good critic is he who relates the adventures of his soul among masterpieces.
Critics and Criticism
Anatole France

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One of the greatest pieces of economic wisdom is to know what you do not know.
Wisdom
John Kenneth Galbraith

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Napoleon for the sake of a good name broke in pieces half the world.
Power
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

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A book is never a masterpiece: it becomes one. Genius is the talent of a dead man.
Books - Classics
Edmond and Jules De Goncourt

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It is a great piece of skill to know how to guide your luck even while waiting for it.
Luck
Baltasar Gracian

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For me, the cinema is not a slice of life, but a piece of cake.
Cinema
Alfred Hitchcock

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Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces, I would still plant my apple tree.
Belief
Martin Luther

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You can travel fifty thousand miles in America without once tasting a piece of good bread.
Food and Eating
Henry Miller

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The great and glorious masterpiece of man is how to live with purpose.
Purpose
Michel Eyquem De Montaigne

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He who has been bitten by a snake fears a piece of string.
Experience
Persian Proverb

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On earth there is no heaven, but there are pieces of it.
Heaven
Jules Renard

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When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece.
Ability
John Ruskin

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Peace is more precious than a piece of land.
Peace
Anwar Sadat

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The family is one of nature's masterpieces.
Family
George Santayana

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When men reach their sixties and retire, they go to pieces. Women go right on cooking.
Retirement
Gail Sheehy

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Too many pieces of music finish too long after the end.
Music
Igor Stravinsky

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I put a piece of paper under my pillow, and when I could not sleep I wrote in the dark.
Determination
Henry David Thoreau

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Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun