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A few British suffragettes everybody laughed at started the cause of equality between men and women.

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And that's that as you get older, you lose things, things you don't necessa

And that's that as you get older, you lose things, things you don't necessarily want to lose.
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My days I devote to reading and experiments in chemistry, and I spend many

My days I devote to reading and experiments in chemistry, and I spend many of the clear nights in the study of astronomy. There is, though I do not know how there is or why there is, a sense of infinite peace and protection in the glittering hosts of heav
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

When penciling in your future, always use a pen

When penciling in your future, always use a pen
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The world was beautiful when looked at in this way—without any seeking, so

The world was beautiful when looked at in this way—without any seeking, so simple, so childlike.
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Are ALL men bad?Oh, all of them, my dear, all of them, without any exceptio

Are ALL men bad?Oh, all of them, my dear, all of them, without any exception. And they never grow any better. Men become old, but they never become good..
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Failures and mistakes are lessons to be learned from. They are opportunitie

Failures and mistakes are lessons to be learned from. They are opportunities for growth.
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Trust is tough since it involves that quixotic mix of integrity, vulnerabil

Trust is tough since it involves that quixotic mix of integrity, vulnerability, and intimacy. But trust anyway.
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This was how to help a family who has just lost their child. Wash the cloth

This was how to help a family who has just lost their child. Wash the clothes, make soup. Don't ask them what they need, bring them what they need. Keep them warm. Listen to them rant, and cry, and tell their story over and over.
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The inner struggle against one’s own weaknesses is the central drama of lif

The inner struggle against one’s own weaknesses is the central drama of life.
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For me, running against the Poles and Czechs would be like running against

For me, running against the Poles and Czechs would be like running against high school kids. And I hate all this gung-ho, run-for-the-red-white-and-blue attitude that the AAU spouts. If that's important to some people, fine, more power to 'em. But, damn i
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Life [can] become unbalanced, and in the process God gets pushed to the fri

Life [can] become unbalanced, and in the process God gets pushed to the fringes. Instead of staying at the center of our lives, Christ gradually gets relegated to the shadows. Don’t let this happen to you!
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There may be a great fire in our hearts, yet no one ever comes to warm hims

There may be a great fire in our hearts, yet no one ever comes to warm himself at it, and the passers-by see only a wisp of smoke.
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