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Ernest Hemingway – Cowardice, as distinguished from panic

Cowardice, as distinguished from panic, is almost always simply a lack of ability to suspend the functioning of the imagination. Learning to suspend your imagination and live completely in the very second of the present with no before and no after is the greatest gift a soldier can acquire.

Ernest Hemingway

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Ernest Hemingway – There are some things which cannot be learned quickly

There are some things which cannot be learned quickly, and time, which is all we have, must be paid heavily for their acquiring. They are the very simplest things and because it takes a man’s life to know them the little new that each man gets from life is very costly in the only heritage he has to leave.

Ernest Hemingway

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