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In those parts of the world where learning and science has prevailed, mirac

In those parts of the world where learning and science has prevailed, miracles have ceased; but in those parts of it as are barbarous and ignorant, miracles are still in vogue.
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Art is interesting because there can be so many different perspectives in a

Art is interesting because there can be so many different perspectives in a piece of art. The way I see it may be completely different than the way somebody else sees it. It's interesting to hear what somebody sees in a piece of art compared to somebody e
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I think of myself first as a singer, meaning an interpreter. Then I think o

I think of myself first as a singer, meaning an interpreter. Then I think of myself as a writer. It is an outlet I have to have. I get very hard to live with without something happening to write about.
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I am very fond of truth, but not at all of martyrdom.

I am very fond of truth, but not at all of martyrdom.
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If there was one thing Sam understood, it was guilt. It didn't have to be l

If there was one thing Sam understood, it was guilt. It didn't have to be logical; oftentimes it wasn't. Itsawed at your gut relentlessly, tediously, until you wore it like a scar.
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Man can start with aversion and end with love, but if he begins with love a

Man can start with aversion and end with love, but if he begins with love and comes round to aversion he will never get back to love.
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South Korea first allowed women into the military in 1950 during the Korean

South Korea first allowed women into the military in 1950 during the Korean War. Back then, female soldiers mainly held administrative and support positions. Women began to take on combat roles in the 1990s when the three military academies, exclusive to
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Be honest with the Lord. If you’re afraid, say so. If you’re feeling abando

Be honest with the Lord. If you’re afraid, say so. If you’re feeling abandoned, tell Him. He already knows every sin you’ve committed and He loves you anyway. Confess honestly. Beg for help. Converse with the Lord in reverence and respect, but not as if y
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Who is truly wealthy? That man to whom the agreeable and disagreeable, weal

Who is truly wealthy? That man to whom the agreeable and disagreeable, wealth and woe, past and future, are the same. What is the most wondrous thing on earth? Each day countless humans enter the Temple of Death, yet the ones left behind continue to live
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The sacrifices of friendship were beautiful in her eyes as long as she was

The sacrifices of friendship were beautiful in her eyes as long as she was not asked to make them.
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But I have been too deeply hurt, Sam. I tried to save the Shire, and it has

But I have been too deeply hurt, Sam. I tried to save the Shire, and it has been saved, but not for me. It must often be so, Sam, when things are in danger: some one has to give them up, lose them, so that others may keep them.
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Learn tricks from others, Become a trickster

Learn tricks from others, Become a trickster
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