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A child-like man is not a man whose development has been arrested; on the contrary, he is a man who has given himself a chance of continuing to develop long after most adults have muffled themselves in the cocoon of middle-aged habit and convention.

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I don’t know much about psychoanalysis, but I don’t believe that we can bla

I don’t know much about psychoanalysis, but I don’t believe that we can blame our actions on our upbringings. If we could, then nobody would be responsible for anything they do.
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It gave an appalling idea of the value of an hour, and I thought I could ne

It gave an appalling idea of the value of an hour, and I thought I could never waste one again without remorse and terror.
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So the real question remains whether every problem is worth fixing. The ans

So the real question remains whether every problem is worth fixing. The answer to that is no.
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We don't forgive people because they deserve it. We forgive them becausethe

We don't forgive people because they deserve it. We forgive them becausethey need it--because we need it. I'm sure you felt much better after forgiving your son.
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Trusting me,” Teren murmurs, “is a dangerous game, mi Adelinetta.”“I’m doin

Trusting me,” Teren murmurs, “is a dangerous game, mi Adelinetta.”“I’m doing more than that,” I reply. “For the rest of this journey, you will be my personal guard.”At that, Teren’s eyes flare with surprise and anger. “I’m not your lackey, Your Majesty.”“
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My mom was sitting at the kitchen table. She’d set her coffee down, making

My mom was sitting at the kitchen table. She’d set her coffee down, making a noise that made me look her way. I’d begun to notice her less and less often, like her colors were fading and blending in with walls. She was shrinking. Or maybe her sphere of in
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The woman is a gentle, loving bond who encourages, consoles, builds, reconc

The woman is a gentle, loving bond who encourages, consoles, builds, reconciles, and makes all things new and vibrant. The woman is strength in time of suffering, courageous in failure, intuitive in time of danger. A woman is ingenuous when all fails, res
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To live is so startling it leaves little time for anything else.

To live is so startling it leaves little time for anything else.
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The club is too loud to talk, so after a couple of drinks, everyone feels l

The club is too loud to talk, so after a couple of drinks, everyone feels like the centre of attention but completely cut off from participating with anyone else. You're the corpse in an English murder mystery.
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Every exit is an entry somewhere else.

Every exit is an entry somewhere else.
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Never be too confident or doubtful when everything is uncertain in life.

Never be too confident or doubtful when everything is uncertain in life.
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I had parents who believed I could do anything - and I know how that made m

I had parents who believed I could do anything - and I know how that made me feel. I think both my parents, having careers in the medical profession, feel they are helping people on a daily basis, and that was inculcated in me as a value. I had to struggl
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