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A life lived of choice is a life of conscious action. A life lived of chance is a life of unconscious creation.

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One of the most striking signs of the decay of art is when we see its separ

One of the most striking signs of the decay of art is when we see its separate forms jumbled together.
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The aim of life is self-development

The aim of life is self-development
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One of the most effective ways of changing the way people think is to chang

One of the most effective ways of changing the way people think is to change the way they worship.
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Granted, there is always much that is hidden, and we must not forget that t

Granted, there is always much that is hidden, and we must not forget that the writing of history - however dryly it is done and however sincere the desire for objectivity - remains literature. History's third dimension is always fiction
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After all this time, I know exactly where I belong. Here. With Edmond. And

After all this time, I know exactly where I belong. Here. With Edmond. And that's how I live now.
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What is it that you want to do, or put out into this world that is greater

What is it that you want to do, or put out into this world that is greater than your fear?
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You will never attain wisdom without walking on different streets, without

You will never attain wisdom without walking on different streets, without talking to different people, without reading different books, in short, without meeting with the things different in every aspect!
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Most learning is not the result of instruction. It is rather the result of

Most learning is not the result of instruction. It is rather the result of unhampered participation in a meaningful setting. Most people learn best by being "with it," yet school makes them identify their personal, cognitive growth with elaborate planning
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I never work better than when I am inspired by anger when I am angry I ca

I never work better than when I am inspired by anger when I am angry I can write pray and preach well for then my whole temperament is quickened my understanding sharpened and all mundane vexations and temptations depart.
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There's a war on. We don't know how anything's going to end. We just have t

There's a war on. We don't know how anything's going to end. We just have to grasp each fleeting moment of joy as it whizzes by.
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He loved to meditate on a land laid waste, Britain deserted by the legions,

He loved to meditate on a land laid waste, Britain deserted by the legions, the rare pavements riven by frost, Celtic magic still brooding on the wild hills and in the black depths of the forest, the rosy marbles stained with rain, and the walls growing g
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Love is not primarily a relationship to a specific person; it is an attitud

Love is not primarily a relationship to a specific person; it is an attitude, an orientation of character which determines the relatedness of a person to the world as a whole, not toward one 'object' of love. If a person loves only one other person and is
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