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30 Pieces Of Wisdom From Authors

While authors are often cursed with a myriad of problems (suffering for their art is mostly unavoidable), they're also intimidatingly talented folk, full of creativity and smarts.

This is mainly funnelled into their work but it's also blessed us with a selection of perfectly realised nuggets of life-improving wisdom.

Here are 30 of the very best:

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The Simpsons’ subtle tribute to Paris attack victims was perfect

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Will Poulter’s greatest kids’ films

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US jazz star reveals his top tracks

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Interviewed: Sir Michael Caine on being the UK's most loved actor

by Andrew Dickens

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