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Felix Frankfurter
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As quoted in "The Shadows of Power: The Council on Foreign Relations and the American Decline", James Perloff, Western Islands, 1988, p. 3
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On her husband, Max Mallowan. As quoted in: "An Agatha Christie Chronology" by Nancy Blue Wynne, Ace Books, 1976. Also in: "The Life of the Party" (1956) by Bennett Cerf
Marcel Proust
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Variant translation: "Our farthest-reaching resolutions are always made in a short-lived state of mind." - In Search of Lost Time, Vol. II: Within a Budding Grove [also translated as "In the Shadow of Young Girls in Flower"] (1919)
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Born: June 16, 1920

Died: February 9, 2002 (aged 81)

Nationality: Swiss

Occupation: Writer

Bio: Isabelle Christian Holland was an author of children and adult fiction. Her father was the American Consul in Liverpool, England during WWII. She moved to America in 1940 due to the war. She wrote gothic novels, adult mysteries, romantic thrillers and many books for children and young adults.

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