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War doesn’t mature men; it merely pickles them in the brine of disgust and dread.
Stout, Rex, Over My Dead Body (New York: Bantam, 1993), p. 119.
It is always wiser, when there is a choice, to trust to inertia. It is the greatest force in the world.
Stout, Rex, Fer-de-Lance (New York: Bantam, 1992), p. 174.
Fer-de-Lance was the first Nero Wolfe mystery, published in 1934.
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