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A window covered with raindrops interests me more than a photograph of a famous person.

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Battles are won, not with weapons, but with God. They are won where the way

Battles are won, not with weapons, but with God. They are won where the way leads to the cross.
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The rest of the short walk was silent. It was that loud sortof silence wher

The rest of the short walk was silent. It was that loud sortof silence where the absence is painful, when there’s so much tosay, but nothing is said.
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People come in and out of our lives, and the true test of friendship is whe

People come in and out of our lives, and the true test of friendship is whether you can pick back up right where you left off the last time you saw each other.
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The bigger the bricks critics throw at you the bigger the palace you are go

The bigger the bricks critics throw at you the bigger the palace you are going to build.
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A true education prepares you not only for living but also for life.

A true education prepares you not only for living but also for life.
Posted 2 months ago

If he (Teddy Roosevelt) lacked Will Taft's immediate charisma, gradually hi

If he (Teddy Roosevelt) lacked Will Taft's immediate charisma, gradually his classmates could not resist the spell of his highly original personality.
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It was an American who said that while a Frenchman's truth was akin to a st

It was an American who said that while a Frenchman's truth was akin to a straight line, a Welshman's truth was more in the nature of a curve, and it is a fact that Welsh affairs are entangled always in parabola, double-meaning and implication. This makes
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The poor stay poor here because they do not save enough.

The poor stay poor here because they do not save enough.
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…the primary trait of young adult literature is that the author’s emphasis

…the primary trait of young adult literature is that the author’s emphasis is on plot and character and not on his own brilliance. And because few people talk about whether a young adult work is commercial or literary; the two are still in sync, and every
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We know how to dream beautifully! And in our dreams we are always extraordi

We know how to dream beautifully! And in our dreams we are always extraordinarily active! We cross oceans, found colonies, introduce ideal governments, and die as Kings or at least Presidents of Republics! In actual life, however, we groan, we are miserab
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Trust one who has tried.

Trust one who has tried.
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The lowest form of popular culture - lack of information, misinformation, d

The lowest form of popular culture - lack of information, misinformation, disinformation, and a contempt for the truth or the reality of most people's lives - has overrun real journalism. Today, ordinary Americans are being stuffed with garbage.
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