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A quiet secluded life in the country, with the possibility of being useful to people to whom it is easy to do good, and who are not accustomed to have it done to them; then work which one hopes may be of some use; then rest, nature, books, music, love for one's neighbor — such is my idea of happiness.

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It’s perfectly understandable, in my opinion, to find good things in the te

It’s perfectly understandable, in my opinion, to find good things in the teachings of Jesus Christ or any other figure, mythical or otherwise. But to base your life on the teachings of Jesus as they are portrayed in the Bible and claim that you are not re
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Intelligence could be more briliant within modesty.

Intelligence could be more briliant within modesty.
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Because beauty isn't enough, there must be something more.

Because beauty isn't enough, there must be something more.
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This story is not about avoiding death, but living life.

This story is not about avoiding death, but living life.
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All animals understand love and affection, but only man shows the propensit

All animals understand love and affection, but only man shows the propensity to place himself into the shoes of another life form
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I landed on my side, my hip taking the brunt of the fall. It burned and stu

I landed on my side, my hip taking the brunt of the fall. It burned and stung from the hit, but I ignored it and struggled to sit up quickly. There really was no point in hurrying so no one would
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I think that's every unresolved person's dream, to wake up one day and know

I think that's every unresolved person's dream, to wake up one day and know what they want to do the rest of their life.
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Reputable scholars might have denied its authenticity, but there are always

Reputable scholars might have denied its authenticity, but there are always other scholars who disagree--and people will believe what they want to believe, never mind the evidence. If there is anything life has taught me, it is that there is no idea so ab
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It was pretty silly quoting poetry around free and easy like that. It was t

It was pretty silly quoting poetry around free and easy like that. It was the act of a silly damn snob. Give man a few lines of verse and he thinks he's the Lord of all Creation. You think you can walk on water with all your books. Well, the world can get
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The homemaker has the ultimate career. All other careers exist for one purp

The homemaker has the ultimate career. All other careers exist for one purpose only - and that is to support the ultimate career.
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Her eyes were full of hate. Full. And... at the same time, empty. Soulless.

Her eyes were full of hate. Full. And... at the same time, empty. Soulless. Like those horrible creatures she keeps around her. The dragon was frightening... but Maleficent, she was bone-chilling.
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You see countries like India really investing in their space program becaus

You see countries like India really investing in their space program because they see it as inspirational and good for their economy.
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