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Amy Tan (1952~) American novelist

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Your life is what you see in front of you. (The Joy Luck Club) - Amy Tan

Chance is the first step you take, luck is what comes afterward. (The Kitchen God's Wife) - Amy Tan

Chaos is the penance for leisure. (The Bonesetter's Daughter) - Amy Tan

I am like a falling star who has finally found her place next to another in a lovely constellation, where we will sparkle in the heavens forever. - Amy Tan

Writing what you wish was the most dangerous form of wishful thinking. (The Bonesetter's Daughter) - Amy Tan

For unlike my mother, I did not believe I could be anything I wanted to be. I could only be me. (The Joy Luck Club) - Amy Tan

While it is good to speak well, it is better to speak the truth. (Saving Fish from Drowning) - Amy Tan

I was no longer scared. I could see what was inside me. (The Joy Luck Club) - Amy Tan

How can you blame a person for his fears and weaknesses unless you have felt the same and done differently? (The Kitchen God's Wife) - Amy Tan

When you already believe something, how can you suddenly stop? When you are a loyal friend, how can you no longer be one? (The Hundred Secret Senses) - Amy Tan