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A 'diet' is simply an individual's eating regimen: it doesn't have to mean the restrictive plan we've come to associate this word with.

Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

An ardent desire to go took possession of me once more. Not because I wante

An ardent desire to go took possession of me once more. Not because I wanted to leave - I was quite all right on this Cretan coast, and felt happy and free there and I needed nothing - but because I have always been consumed with one desire; to touch and
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Think a thousand times when you get a bad though, but not once when you get

Think a thousand times when you get a bad though, but not once when you get a good one.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

To understand Jesus when he stated that he was the way, the truth and the l

To understand Jesus when he stated that he was the way, the truth and the life, one must first recognize his manner of a walk and believe firmly that his manner is true.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

The poor are not allowed to own thoughts, he told his young son.

The poor are not allowed to own thoughts, he told his young son.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Animals don't behave like men,' he said. 'If they have to fight, they fight

Animals don't behave like men,' he said. 'If they have to fight, they fight; and if they have to kill they kill. But they don't sit down and set their wits to work to devise ways of spoiling other creatures' lives and hurting them. They have dignity and a
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

This much I have learned: human beings come with very different sets of wir

This much I have learned: human beings come with very different sets of wiring, different interests, different temperaments, different learning styles, different gifts, different temptations. These differences are tremendously important in the spiritual f
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

If you want to conquer the anxiety of life, live in the moment, live in the

If you want to conquer the anxiety of life, live in the moment, live in the breath.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Nature not content with denying him the ability to think has endowed him

Nature not content with denying him the ability to think has endowed him with the ability to write.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

What I think the political correctness debate is really about is the power

What I think the political correctness debate is really about is the power to be able to define. The definers want the power to name. And the defined are now taking that power away from them.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

You sometimes have to let people off the bus during your journey in life...

You sometimes have to let people off the bus during your journey in life...not because you don't love them but because they are a distraction towards your growth!
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Judging from the unfamiliar number, I assumed the text came from Shannon. I

Judging from the unfamiliar number, I assumed the text came from Shannon. If not, I would see who came by my house at 4:30 and go with it. Maybe it would be Mr. Darcy coming to pick me up in an extravagant horse-drawn carriage, but I couldn’t picture Mr.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Money is the best rule of commerce.

Money is the best rule of commerce.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago