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War and Peace
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  • Before Anna Pavlovna and the others had time to smile their appreciation of the vicomte’s epigram, Pierre again broke into the conversation, and though Anna Pavlovna felt sure he would say something inappropriate, she was unable to stop him.
  • Bilibin saved up his epigrams to produce them in Countess Bezukhova’s presence.
  • We are Macked)," he concluded, feeling that he had produced a good epigram, a fresh one that would be repeated.

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  • It was dull, rambling, and full of those go-go-get-’emget-’em epigrams concerning the critical need for every human being to live up to his highest potential and to squeeze every possible morsel of knowledge from the textbook.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Water is Wide
  • This isn’t just an epigram — life is much more successfully looked at from a single window, after all.
    F. Scott Fitzgerald  --  The Great Gatsby

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