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Don Quixote de la Mancha
The Idiot
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Don Quixote de la Mancha
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The Idiot
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  • She laughed when, about a week later, she happened to notice the name of the book, and saw that it was Don Quixote, but it would be difficult to say exactly why.
  • He is a Don Quixote, only serious and not comical.
  • "A month ago you were turning over the pages of your Don Quixote, and suddenly called out ’there is nothing better than the poor knight.’
  • I don’t know whom you were referring to, of course, whether to Don Quixote, or Evgenie Pavlovitch, or someone else, but you certainly said these words, and afterwards there was a long conversation…."

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  • I’d painted my dad as Don Quixote in a semi, on a quest for philosophical truths and the best cup of coffee in the nation.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  The Impossible Knife of Memory
  • He said if I warn’t so ignorant, but had read a book called Don Quixote, I would know without asking.
    Mark Twain  --  The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

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