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Favorite Ernest Hemingway Quotes

Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.

  1. There is no friend as loyal as a book.
  2. There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
  3. Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.
  4. The most painful thing is losing yourself in the process of loving someone too much, and forgetting that you are special too.
  5. There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
  6. The world breaks everyone, and afterward, many are strong at the broken places.
  7. All you have to do is write one true sentence. Write the truest sentence that you know.
  8. I drink to make other people more interesting.
  9. When people talk, listen completely. Most people never listen.
  10. All thinking men are atheists.
  11. Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.
  12. But man is not made for defeat,” he said. “A man can be destroyed but not defeated.
  13. Every man’s life ends the same way. It is only the details of how he lived and how he died that distinguish one man from another.
  14. A cat has absolute emotional honesty: human beings, for one reason or another, may hide their feelings, but a cat does not.
  15. As a writer, you should not judge, you should understand.

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