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Details

I cannot walk through the suburbs in the solitude of the night without thinking that the night pleases us because it suppresses idle details, just as our memory does. – Jorge Luis Borges – My boyfriend, like a lot of men, takes great pride in his car. Honey, his car is detailed, waxed, and vacuumed weekly. On the other hand, my car looks like a really big purse. – Diane Nichols – Once you hear the details of victory, it is hard to distinguish it from a defeat. – Jean-Paul Sartre – Our life is frittered away by detail…. Simplify, simplify. – Henry David Thoreau – Someone asked someone who was about my age: “How are you?” The answer was, “Fine. If you don’t ask for details.” – Katharine Hepburn – The English light is so very subtle, so very soft and misty, that the architecture responded with great delicacy of detail. – Stephen Gardiner – The essence of success is that it is never necessary to think of a new idea oneself. It is …