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  • Habit is not mere subjugation, it is a tender tie: when one remembers habit it seems to have been happiness.
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  • 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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10pm? wat? this is clearly wrong, please check your sources. He wrote for 6 hours a day

In his memoir, Asimov said that he woke at 5am, got to work "as early as I can" and worked "as long as I can."

I'm not sure where the New York Times obituary (linked above) got the 10pm end time from -- but based on his memoir it seems that Asimov generally worked very long hours, well over six hours a day.

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