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A committee is organic rather than mechanical in its nature: it is not a structure but a plant. It takes root and grows, it flowers, wilts, and dies, scattering the seed from which other committees will bloom in their turn.

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When we choose to stay down, we are in reality confusing wisdom with coward

When we choose to stay down, we are in reality confusing wisdom with cowardice. When we choose to stand back up, we are using wisdom to overcome cowardice.
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Everything I had to give went to my children, and though I loved them and m

Everything I had to give went to my children, and though I loved them and my husband utterly, the drudgery of the day-to-day made it seem as if not love but coffee, my Toyota and sheer logistics were what propelled me through life.
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Children will learn far more by watching than by just listening.

Children will learn far more by watching than by just listening.
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The reason that you are blessed in excess with anything is so that you can

The reason that you are blessed in excess with anything is so that you can give it away to someone else in need.
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If you don't believe something can be done, at least don't stand in the way

If you don't believe something can be done, at least don't stand in the way of someone else doing it!
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By imitating the manners and the mode of life of the West,the Muslims are b

By imitating the manners and the mode of life of the West,the Muslims are being gradually forced to adopt the Western moral outlook: for the imitation of outward appearance leads,by degrees, to a corresponding assimilation of the world-view responsible fo
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He's God....and his grace is a part of him working relentlessly on our beha

He's God....and his grace is a part of him working relentlessly on our behalf...never leaving, never abandoning, never stopping.
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If you want to sacrifice the admiration of many men for the criticism of on

If you want to sacrifice the admiration of many men for the criticism of one, go ahead, get married.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

You need the devotion to your work that a priest of God has for his.

You need the devotion to your work that a priest of God has for his.
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You can be a small element in a corporate system serving your boss all your

You can be a small element in a corporate system serving your boss all your life and you will retire unsatisfied with your way of living
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Although you can download all the productivity apps in the world (and I hav

Although you can download all the productivity apps in the world (and I have), no app will make you care about what you have to do like the Rule of 3. The rule is dead s
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The building blocks of meditation are relaxation and concentration. If you

The building blocks of meditation are relaxation and concentration. If you cannot relax, you cannot meditate. If you cannot concentrate, you cannot meditate. No exceptions.
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