More often than not, our lives resemble the stuff of eighteenth-century novels.
All I wanted to do was write - at the time, poems, and prose, too. I guess my ambition was simply to make money however I could to keep myself going in some modest way, and I didn't need much, I was unmarried at the time, no children.
No one can earn a million dollars honestly.- William Jennings Bryan
The greatest invention in the world is the mind of a child.- Thomas Alva Edison
We are seeing a marked increase in what we used to call adult diseases.- Aaron Carrel
We can measure valid changes in the in terms of getting an assessment of their fitness lev- Aaron Carrel
People first, then money, then things.- Suze Orman
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|Birth:||3rd February, 1947|
Auster grew up in South Orange, New Jersey and Newark and graduated from Columbia High School in Maplewood. After graduating from Columbia University in 1970, he moved to Paris, France where he earned a living translating French literature. Since returning to the U.S. in 1974, he has published poems, essays, and novels of his own, as well as translations of French writers such as Stéphane Mallarmé and Joseph Joubert.
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