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  • Habit is not mere subjugation, it is a tender tie: when one remembers habit it seems to have been happiness.
    Elizabeth Bowen

  • Sooner or later, the great men turn out to be all alike. They never stop working. They never lose a minute. It is very depressing.V.S. Pritchett

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What's amazing is that this guy was able to function like that for an extended period of time.

I wonder if he had ADHD/ADD. Treatment for that condition involves stimulants. Perhaps they helped him focus his mind enough to write.

Good heavens! He must've rattled!

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