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A musical, like most religions, provides the audience or followers with a sense of belonging. Religious services, on the other hand, with their staged performances, invigorating songs, popular wisdom and shared experience, are almost a form of community theater.

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Appeal. Guy's like you get all excited about the appeal. Don't you see that

Appeal. Guy's like you get all excited about the appeal. Don't you see that I view the very existence of an appeal as a disastrous failure? No much worse, a personal affront of the highest order for which I blame you.
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....Love is not only wired, but elusive too.

....Love is not only wired, but elusive too.
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The universe is infinite, and abundance is the default nature of things.

The universe is infinite, and abundance is the default nature of things.
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It is only through dialogue, deep listening, and passionate disagreement th

It is only through dialogue, deep listening, and passionate disagreement that we find our way to something larger than a singular and isolated point of view.
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Some quotes aren't worth typing.

Some quotes aren't worth typing.
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On July 18, we will mark the 12th anniversary of the senseless loss of 85 l

On July 18, we will mark the 12th anniversary of the senseless loss of 85 lives in the bombing of the Jewish Cultural Center in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
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Unraveling life lessons from just the past few years would take many more y

Unraveling life lessons from just the past few years would take many more years. Lessons unlearned would pass with me, when I went through that door, to be completed in some future lifetime.
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The greatest enemy is one that has nothing to lose.

The greatest enemy is one that has nothing to lose.
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The hardest - the part that's hard is to kill, but once you kill, that beco

The hardest - the part that's hard is to kill, but once you kill, that becomes easier, to kill the next person and the next one and the next one." -Varnado Simpson, Charlie Company of My Lai
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Do you love me, Rain?""More than I knew it was possible to love. All the st

Do you love me, Rain?""More than I knew it was possible to love. All the stars will fall from the heavens before I ever stop.
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All others are outside myself;I lock my door and bar them outThe turmoil, t

All others are outside myself;I lock my door and bar them outThe turmoil, tedium, gad-about.I lock my door upon myself,And bar them out; but who shall wallSelf from myself, most loathed of all?If I could once lay down myself,And start self-purged upon the
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Life is not governed by will or intention. Life is a question of nerves an

Life is not governed by will or intention. Life is a question of nerves and fibers and slowly built-up cells in which thought hides itself and passion has its dreams.
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