Factober

A coach once told me there are four factors that determine a players' performance: his tactical awareness, his physical condition, his technical ability and his mental strength.

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Whether or not an utterance can be called law depends on how it is heard, n

Whether or not an utterance can be called law depends on how it is heard, not on how it is meant. Law is defined by its effect rather than its intention, and its chief effect is accusation the intimation of a less-than.
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Life is simple but if you don't put anything into it, you won't get anythin

Life is simple but if you don't put anything into it, you won't get anything out of it.
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I meet so many that think population growth is a major problem in regard to

I meet so many that think population growth is a major problem in regard to climate change. But the number of children born per year in the world has stopped growing since 1990. The total number of children below 15 years of age in the world are now relat
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History is the hidden map of who, where and how we are today.

History is the hidden map of who, where and how we are today.
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Life is a stampede to get to the top

Life is a stampede to get to the top
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Some nights are made for torture, or reflection, or the savoring of lonelin

Some nights are made for torture, or reflection, or the savoring of loneliness.
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If Heaven was a summer sky and a TV left on mute, then the Underworld was a

If Heaven was a summer sky and a TV left on mute, then the Underworld was a starry night and an electric guitar with amps.
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Beyond the boundaries of herself, her parents and the enclosing garden wall

Beyond the boundaries of herself, her parents and the enclosing garden walls, were open fields and other waiting places she still knew nothing of – lies of the land, perhaps. What Katie did know is that out there in the lonely nowhere was a special quietn
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When a library is open, no matter its size or shape, democracy is open, too

When a library is open, no matter its size or shape, democracy is open, too.
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Science will liberate us from the chains of big cities and lead us back to

Science will liberate us from the chains of big cities and lead us back to nature.
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Look for the little everyday pleasures and get excited about the privileges

Look for the little everyday pleasures and get excited about the privileges of simply being human.
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It pains me to have all this knowledge and no one to share it with, I’d hav

It pains me to have all this knowledge and no one to share it with, I’d have to say its number 3 on my list. – Of what causes me the most pain.
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