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To divide one's life by years is of course to tumble into a trap set by our own arithmetic. The calendar consents to carry on its dull wall-existence by the arbitrary timetables we have drawn up in consultation with those permanent commuters, Earth and Sun. But we, unlike trees, need grow no annual rings.
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Clifton Fadiman

Clifton "Kip" Fadiman (May 15, 1904 - June 20, 1999) was an American intellectual, author, radio and television personality

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