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“New York City is a place where one can weep on the sidewalk in perfect privacy.”

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source: So Long, See You Tomorrow (New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1980), 131.

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“Laughter is heard farther than weeping.”

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source: 1001 Yiddish Proverbs, by Fred Kogos (Secaucus, NJ: Castle Books, 1970), 13.

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notes: translated in Yiddish: A gelechter hert men veiter vi a gevain.

“Schopenhauer: the task of philosophy is to turn tears into knowledge. And for me, a sigh into a tweet.”

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source: Twitter, 11:57 AM Apr 14, 2010 via web

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