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The Old Man and the Sea Quotes

Eight of the best book quotes from The Old Man and the Sea
  1. #1
    “Every day is a new day. It is better to be lucky. But I would rather be exact. Then when luck comes you are ready.”
  2. #2
    “Why do old men wake so early? Is it to have one longer day?”
  3. #3
    “If the others heard me talking out loud they would think that I am crazy. But since I am not crazy, I do not care.”
  4. #4
    “Let him think that I am more man than I am and I will be so.”
  5. #5
    “No one should be alone in their old age, he thought.”
  6. #6
    “I may not be as stong as I think, but I know many tricks and I have resolution.”
  7. #7
    “Now is no time to think of what you do not have. Think of what you can do with what there is.”
  8. #8
    “But man is not made for defeat. A man can be destroyed but not defeated.”
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