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adversity

Tuesday, Mar. 14, 2006
“Adversity is like a strong wind. I don’t mean just that it holds you back from places we might otherwise go. It also tears away from us all but the things that cannot be torn, so that afterward we see ourselves as we really are, and not merely as we might like to be.”

- page 349


Memoirs of a Geisha – Arthur Golden

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