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"We don't read and write poetry because it's cute. We read and write poetry because we are members of the human race. And the human race is filled with passion. And medicine, law, business, engineering, these are noble pursuits and necessary to sustain life. But poetry, beauty, romance, love, these are what we stay alive for." - - John Keating (Robin Williams) | Jessica made this with Spoken.ly

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Dead Poets Society (1989)

"Boys, you must strive to find your own voice. Because the longer you wait to begin, the less likely you are to find it at all. Thoreau said, "Most men lead lives of quiet desperation." Don't be resigned to that. Break out!" Carpe Diem! :o)

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Ambivalently Yours

Honey, I am so very sorry, and I believe that you know just how sorry I am, so why tell you...

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"We don't read and write poetry because it's cute. We read and write poetry because we are members of the human race, and the human race is filled with passion." - John Keating, Dead Poets Society

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"Show me the heart unfettered by foolish dreams, and I'll show you a happy man." -- "But only in their dreams can man be truly free. 'Twas always thus, and always thus will be." - Dead Poets Society.

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