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  • Literary Period: Modernism
  • Publication Date: 1925
Fiction

The Great Gatsby

In my younger and more vulnerable years my father gave me some advice that I’ve been turning over in my mind ever since.

“Whenever you feel like criticizing anyone,” he told me, “just remember that all the people in this world haven’t had the advantages that you’ve had.”

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  • Literary Period: Modernism
  • Publication Date: 1925