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  1. Fables

    Fables is a comic book series created by writer Bill Willingham, published by DC Comics's Vertigo imprint beginning in 2002. The series deals with various characters from fairy tales and folklore – referring to themselves as "Fables" – who have been forced out of their Homelands by "The Adversary" who has conquered the realm. The Fables have traveled to our world and formed a clandestine community in New York City known as Fabletown. Fables who are unable to blend in with human society live at "the Farm" in upstate New York.

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  1. Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire:

    History is fables agreed upon.

  2. 1 Timothy 14 Bible New Testament:

    Neither give heed to fables and endless genealogies.

  3. Michel Eyquem de Montaigne:

    How many things which served us yesterday as articles of faith, are fables for us today.

  4. Ralph Waldo Emerson:

    Life is eating us up. We shall be fables presently. Keep cool it will be all one a hundred years hence.

  5. William Feather:

    The wisdom of the wise and the experience of the ages is preserved into perpetuity by a nation's proverbs, fables, folk sayings and quotations.

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