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Here is my secret. It is very simple: It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.

Chapter 21 (taming the fox) 

You become responsible, forever, for what you have tamed.

 Chapter 21

... the eyes are blind.  One must look with the heart...

Chapter 25

All chapters in English and in French and in Bulgarian
I like everything else by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry 

Hans Christian Andersen fairy tales
The little match-seller Snow queen
Aesop proverbs

The place for memorable excerpts from favorite authors and timeless books!
A Christmas memory
                 Truman Capote
The Martian chronicles
                  Ray Bradbury
Love of life
              Jack London
The plague
           Albert Camus
Their eyes were watching God
                  Zora Neale Hurston
All quite on the western front
             Erich Maria Remarque
The last American man
                Elizabeth Gilbert

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Documentary books of interest/Excerpts
Politics   Society
The Looming tower
Lawrence Wright
The social animal
David Brooks
The one percent doctrine
Ron Suskind
The tyranny of dead ideas
Matt Miller
Thomas E. Ricks
Guns, germs, and steel
Jared Diamond
The end of Iraq
Peter W. Galbraith
Jared Diamond
Imperial hubris
Michael Scheuer
The third chimpanzee
Jared Diamond
Plan of attack
Bob Woodward
Why is sex fun?
Jared Diamond
State of denial
          Bob Woodward
Elizabeth Gilbert
Obama's wars
Bob Woodward
S. Levitt & S. J. Dubner
Common sense
Thomas Paine
S. Levitt & S. J. Dubner
Warrior Politics
         Robert D. Kaplan
The tipping point
Malcolm Gladwell
The Prince
Niccolo Machiavelli


     Malcolm Gladwell
  A Short History of Nearly Everything
Bill Bryson 
  The revenge of God
Gilles Kepel
Edward Said

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