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It is terrible to destroy a person's picture of himself in the interests of truth or some other abstraction.

 
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Doris Lessing
Doris Lessing
  • Born: October 22, 1919
  • Died: November 17, 2013
  • Nationality: English
  • Profession: Writer

Doris May Lessing CH was a British novelist, poet, playwright, librettist, biographer and short story writer. Her novels include The Grass is Singing (1950), the sequence of five novels collectively called Children of Violence (1952–69), The Golden Notebook (1962), The Good Terrorist (1985), and five novels collectively known as Canopus in Argos: Archives (1979–1983).

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