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Comprehensive information about Ai including biographical information, facts, literary works, and more. Florence Anthony (October 21, 1947 – March 20, 2010) was an American poet and educator who legally changed her name to Ai Ogawa (Japanese : Literally: "Love Stream" ). She won the 1999 National Book Award for Poetry for Vice: New and Selected Poems. This educational Ai resource has information about the author's life, works, quotations, articles and essays, and more.

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Quote Left The last thing one discovers in composing a work is what to put first. Quote Right
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Quote Left When men yield up the privilege of thinking, the last shadow of liberty quits the horizon. Quote Right
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Quote Left To succeed in the world it is not enough to be stupid; you must also be well-mannered. Quote Right
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Quote Left Behold, the fool saith, Put not all thine eggs in the one basket, -- which is but a manner of saying, Scatter your money and your attention, but the wise man saith, Put all your eggs in the one basket and -- watch that basket. Quote Right
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Quote Left A bad book is the worse that it cannot repent. It has not been the devil's policy to keep the masses of mankind in ignorance; but finding that they will read, he is doing all in his power to poison their books. Quote Right
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