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A lot of the problems in the mortgage world, people said, were because our competitors were evil. But a lot of it was a lack of technology - bad processes and systems.

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People who run a ready-to-wear company are businessmen rather than producti

People who run a ready-to-wear company are businessmen rather than production or design people.
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For that you should read the original. In very great poetry the music often

For that you should read the original. In very great poetry the music often comes through even when one doesn't know language. I loved Dante passionately before I knew a word of Italian.
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With you, it's different. I can see the rest of my life before my eyes and

With you, it's different. I can see the rest of my life before my eyes and that scares me a little. Men don't tame my wild heart but somehow I crossed your path and have never been the same since.
Posted 2 months ago

Teamwork makes the dream work

Teamwork makes the dream work
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Your dreams may seem impossible to someone with insomnia.

Your dreams may seem impossible to someone with insomnia.
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Don't throw away your faith because doubt is present, throw away your doubt

Don't throw away your faith because doubt is present, throw away your doubts because faith is present
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Each song is a child I nourish and give my love to. But even if you have ne

Each song is a child I nourish and give my love to. But even if you have never written a song, your life is a song. How can it not be?
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

I choose my reality. My vision and actions create my life. I am an amazing

I choose my reality. My vision and actions create my life. I am an amazing reality creator.
Posted 2 months ago

Its quietness was the quietness of strength. And the eyes were those of one

Its quietness was the quietness of strength. And the eyes were those of one who had walked through many a dark valley without flinching.
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Clinging to the rags I had left, I gazed out upon the full breadth of the F

Clinging to the rags I had left, I gazed out upon the full breadth of the Furnace and shook at what I saw.The world had been wiped clean of all trace of humanity. Sharp sandstone peaks protruded into the gray sky like a humped backbone, spilling into vast
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The next time someone pesters you with unneeded advice, gently remind him o

The next time someone pesters you with unneeded advice, gently remind him of the fate of the monk whom Ivan the Terrible put to death for delivering uninvited (and moralizing) advice. It works as a short-term cure.
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While Christianity was able to agree with pagan writers that inordinate att

While Christianity was able to agree with pagan writers that inordinate attachment to earthly goods can lead to unnecessary pain and grief, it also taught that the answer to this was not to love things less but to love God more than anything else. Only wh
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