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Life is not simple, and people cant be boxed into being either heroes or villains
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"Life is not simple, and people can't be boxed into being either heroes or villains"

- Jessica Hagedorn

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The quote indicates that life is complicated, and also people can not be categorized as completely great or bad. There are tones of grey in everybody's personality, and individuals have strengths as well as weaknesses that make them human. Tags such as "hero" or "villain" oversimplify a person's complexity as well as might not properly mirror their activities as well as motivations.

About the Author

Philippines Flag This quote is written / told by Jessica Hagedorn somewhere between April 29, 1949 and today. She was a famous Playwright from Philippines. The author also have 17 other quotes.

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