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A government of, by, and for the people requires that people talk to people, that we can agree to disagree but do so in civility. If we let the politicians and those who report dictate our discourse, then our course will be dictated.

Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

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Books have always been among my most trusted of friends, Mr. Linden replied

Books have always been among my most trusted of friends, Mr. Linden replied. The best of them allow the mind to wander wherever the author's musings lead.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

People do not belong to others, either. How can the huincas buy and sell pe

People do not belong to others, either. How can the huincas buy and sell people if they do not own them. Sometimes the boy went two or three days without speaking a word, surly, and not eating, and when asked what was the matter, the answer was always the
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Oh thee! Lets ignite the fire of love

Oh thee! Lets ignite the fire of love
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

I don't think I'm essentially interested in children's books. I'm intereste

I don't think I'm essentially interested in children's books. I'm interested in writing, and in pictures. I'm interested in people and in children because they are people.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Running, you should know, is a kind of stillness.

Running, you should know, is a kind of stillness.
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It doesn’t upset me to think about dying. What upsets me is the idea of Joh

It doesn’t upset me to think about dying. What upsets me is the idea of John being alone after his spell passes. The idea of one of us without the other. (p.127)
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Most people are remarkably resilient. Even those who have been through war

Most people are remarkably resilient. Even those who have been through war or great loss often find reservoirs of strength. But the legacy of trauma is a heavy burden to bear.
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This “I” was made in the image of God for fellowship with God. Without God

This “I” was made in the image of God for fellowship with God. Without God it is miserable, empty, confused, and frustrated. Without God life has no meaning; but with God at its center there is life, an inner strength and peace, a deep satisfaction, an un
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It is impossible to examine questions we refuse to ask.

It is impossible to examine questions we refuse to ask.
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Your subconscious is a powerful and mysterious force which can either hold

Your subconscious is a powerful and mysterious force which can either hold you back or help you move forward. Without its cooperation, your best goals will go unrealized; with its help, you are unbeatable.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Life was a lot simpler when what we honored was father and mother rather th

Life was a lot simpler when what we honored was father and mother rather than all major credit cards.
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Beauty is unbearable, drives us to despair, offering us for a minute the gl

Beauty is unbearable, drives us to despair, offering us for a minute the glimpse of an eternity that we should like to stretch out over the whole of time.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago