„And that, my young friends, is the story of our country, one invader after another. Macedonians. Sassanians. Arabs. Mongols. Now the Soviets. But we're like those walls up there. Battered, and nothing pretty to look at, but still standing.“

Cab Driver, p. 146
Source: A Thousand Splendid Suns (2007)

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