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Oliver Wendell Holmes
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Paraphrased (check izquotes.com/quote/306830 for original). From: The Autocrat of the Breakfast Table (1858), Chapter XI.
Oprah Winfrey
Source/Notes:
As quoted in: New Woman, Volume 22,Issues 10-12 (1992), p. 156. Also in: "Today's black Hollywood" (1995) by James Robert Parish, p. 417
Aldous Huxley
Source/Notes:
Variant: "Experience is not what happens to a man; it is what a man does with what happens to him." From: Texts and Pretexts (1932), p. 5

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