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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 a discovery your site has been! Thanks for all the amazing work. I am absolutely fascinated by the work habits of others!

Albert @ Nextsmallstep.com

Good heavens! He must've rattled!

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

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

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