Factober

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The warmth and sun-drenched days of late summer, had been replaced by the c

The warmth and sun-drenched days of late summer, had been replaced by the cold, darkness of November, where the crisp chill served as a precursor to a winter that would long overstay its welcome once the holidays had past.
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I think the most important foundation about any relationship is just being

I think the most important foundation about any relationship is just being honest. You've got to. My wife and I are honest to a fault with each other, and we're best friends on top of it, so we're very fortunate.
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Life is just repeated attempts at trying to do better.

Life is just repeated attempts at trying to do better.
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We humans are like squirrels who spend all summer gathering and hoarding nu

We humans are like squirrels who spend all summer gathering and hoarding nuts and when winter comes can't remember where they are.
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Jude used to try to make me laugh, and when I'd crack a smile he'd keep the

Jude used to try to make me laugh, and when I'd crack a smile he'd keep the joke going , like breath on an ember, making it grow into a fit of giggles that'd echo around the whole forest and make all the birds in the trees quiet.
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But why think the more reasons there were to sin, the smaller the sin was?

But why think the more reasons there were to sin, the smaller the sin was?
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Thou hast seen nothing yet.

Thou hast seen nothing yet.
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Most new ideas come to us not through pure logic, but through a fusion of m

Most new ideas come to us not through pure logic, but through a fusion of memory and imagination. If new ideas were purely a product of rationality, other people would quickly grasp and embrace novel solutions. People’s lack of imagination prevents them f
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If you are focused on God, then all “mountains” are under your feet.

If you are focused on God, then all “mountains” are under your feet.
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The eternal difference between right and wrong does not fluctuate, it is im

The eternal difference between right and wrong does not fluctuate, it is immutable.
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I am at the gates of my own destruction.(Or so I'm told.)

I am at the gates of my own destruction.(Or so I'm told.)
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When civilians are not asked to pay any price, it's easy to be at war - not

When civilians are not asked to pay any price, it's easy to be at war - not just to intervene in a foreign land in the first place, but to keep on fighting there. The justifications for staying at war don't have to be particularly rational or cogently arg
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