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A poet could write volumes about diners, because they're so beautiful. They're brightly lit, with chrome and booths and Naugahyde and great waitresses. Now, it might not be so great in the health department, but I think diner food is really worth experiencing periodically.

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There is no such thing as a perfectly happy or perfectly unhappy man in the

There is no such thing as a perfectly happy or perfectly unhappy man in the world. One has more happiness in his life and another more unhappiness, and the same circumstance may produce widely different effects on individuals of different temperaments.
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Your skin has a memory.In ten, twenty, thirty years from now, your skin wil

Your skin has a memory.In ten, twenty, thirty years from now, your skin will show the results ofhow it was treated today.So treat it kindly and with respect.
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Church is too often the most risky place to be spiritually honest.

Church is too often the most risky place to be spiritually honest.
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A relationship that violates values is simply headed for crisis.

A relationship that violates values is simply headed for crisis.
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When there is injustice someone should speak. When there is unfairness some

When there is injustice someone should speak. When there is unfairness someone should act.We cannot have liberty and justice for all if we only want it only for ourselves. We must serve God in humble righteousness.
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God, how impossible life is without money. Nothing can ever overcome it, it

God, how impossible life is without money. Nothing can ever overcome it, it's everything when it's anything. How can I write in peace with endless worries of money, money, money? (“Disappearing Act”)
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One of the big surprises for me about Einstein was... that he wasn't this b

One of the big surprises for me about Einstein was... that he wasn't this big introvert he was more like a novelist or a painter. It's amazing how close society came to not benefiting from Albert Einstein's genius.
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Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired signifie

Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired signifies in the final sense, a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed. This world in arms is not spending money alone. It is spending the swea
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In poetry, I have, since very young, loved poetry in translation. The Chine

In poetry, I have, since very young, loved poetry in translation. The Chinese, the French, the Russians, Italians, Indians and early Celts: the formality of the translator's voice, their measured breath and anxiety moves me as it lingers over the original
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As a result of this greed for power, the poor is not only silenced but also

As a result of this greed for power, the poor is not only silenced but also oppressed.
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And I would try and walk far enough away that people would not assume I was

And I would try and walk far enough away that people would not assume I was with him.
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Several times in Earth's history, rapid global warming occurred, apparently

Several times in Earth's history, rapid global warming occurred, apparently spurred by amplifying feedbacks. In each case, more than half of plant and animal species became extinct. New species came into being over tens and hundreds of thousands of years.
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