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A woodland in full color is awesome as a forest fire, in magnitude at least, but a single tree is like a dancing tongue of flame to warm the heart.

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You have the power within you to make your world a reality.

You have the power within you to make your world a reality.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Perhaps her faults and follies, the unhappiness she had suffered, were not

Perhaps her faults and follies, the unhappiness she had suffered, were not entirely vain if she could follow the path that now she dimly discerned before her, not the path that kind funny old Waddington had spoken of that led nowhither, but the path those
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Though a smile is little work, its effects are long lasting.

Though a smile is little work, its effects are long lasting.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

We're a complacent society, hard to get riled up in the first place, and th

We're a complacent society, hard to get riled up in the first place, and then when we do, it's misdirected.
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No matter what I tried to do or become in life, the macabre followed me eve

No matter what I tried to do or become in life, the macabre followed me everywhere I went: In my house, in my head, in my nightmares, on the roughest streets, in the most desolate corn fields, to even areas where many mortals refuse to go.” Until finally
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Even if you succeed in study and business, if your nation collapses, then w

Even if you succeed in study and business, if your nation collapses, then what good is it for?
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I don't want to lose my fitness. I'm 45. I have two babies. I've got a long

I don't want to lose my fitness. I'm 45. I have two babies. I've got a long way to go and I want to keep in tiptop shape. There's no magic bullet.
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And doesn't a writer do the same thing? Isn't she knitting together scraps

And doesn't a writer do the same thing? Isn't she knitting together scraps of dreams? She hunts down the most vivid details and links them in sequences that will let a reader see, smell, and hear a world that seems complete in itself; she builds a stage s
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Avoid the penalties of the blame game. You were born to be boss player, not

Avoid the penalties of the blame game. You were born to be boss player, not a blame giver. Stop the blame!
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Judge me not for who I am but what I do.

Judge me not for who I am but what I do.
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I was just chased through St. Willibald’s, and you know why? Because I was

I was just chased through St. Willibald’s, and you know why? Because I was kind to a quig. I scrupulously hide every legitimate reason for people to hate me, and then it turns out they don’t need legitimate reasons. Heaven has fashioned a knife of irony t
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Knowledge is the seed for thought. Knowledge, experience, and thoughts give

Knowledge is the seed for thought. Knowledge, experience, and thoughts give birth to wisdom.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago