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Don Quixote de la Mancha
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Don Quixote de la Mancha
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Man And Superman
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  • They are often saner and shrewder than the philosophers just as Sancho-Panza was often saner and shrewder than Don Quixote.
  • When his swagger is exhausted he drivels into erotic poetry or sentimental uxoriousness; and the Tennysonian King Arthur posing as Guinevere becomes Don Quixote grovelling before Dulcinea.
  • That is the only prosperity you see on the stage, where the workers are all footmen, parlourmaids, comic lodging-letters and fashionable professional men, whilst the heroes and heroines are miraculously provided with unlimited dividends, and eat gratuitously, like the knights in Don Quixote’s books of chivalry.

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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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