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To be able to look life in the face: thats worth living in a garret for, isnt it?
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"To be able to look life in the face: that's worth living in a garret for, isn't it?"

- Edith Wharton

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This quote by Edith Wharton speaks to the idea of living a life of function and significance. By looking life in the face, one is able to challenge the realities of life and make the most of it. Residing in a garret, or a little, confined space, is often seen as a symbol of hardship and deprivation. Nevertheless, Wharton recommends that it deserves it if it permits one to look life in the face. This suggests that it is not material belongings or wealth that bring true happiness, however rather the courage to confront life and make the most of it. This quote motivates us to take an action back and reflect on our lives, and to ensure that we are living with purpose and meaning.

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Edith Wharton This quote is written / told by Edith Wharton between January 24, 1862 and August 11, 1937. She was a famous Author from USA. The author also have 26 other quotes.

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