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Do not worship me, I am not God. I'm only a man. I worship Jesus Christ.

Do not worship me, I am not God. I'm only a man. I worship Jesus Christ.
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I sat in the dark and thought: There’s no big apocalypse. Just an endless p

I sat in the dark and thought: There’s no big apocalypse. Just an endless procession of little ones.
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Winter walks up and down the town swinging his censer, but no smoke or swee

Winter walks up and down the town swinging his censer, but no smoke or sweetness comes from it, only the sour, metallic frankness of salt and snow.
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If we wish to make a new world we have the material ready. The first one, t

If we wish to make a new world we have the material ready. The first one, too, was made out of chaos.
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So the single most vital step on your journey toward enlightenment is this:

So the single most vital step on your journey toward enlightenment is this: learn to disidentify from your mind. Every time you create a gap in the stream of mind, the light of your consciousness grows stronger. One day you may catch yourself smiling at t
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In a town in Calabria, a long time ago, there lived an old lady everyone ca

In a town in Calabria, a long time ago, there lived an old lady everyone called Strega Nona, which meant "Grandma Witch".
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He that breaks a thing to find out what it is has left the path of wisdom.

He that breaks a thing to find out what it is has left the path of wisdom.
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A guru might say that spiritual deepening involves a journey toward the uns

A guru might say that spiritual deepening involves a journey toward the unselfconscious living of life as it unfolds rather than toward a willful determination to make it happen.
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The fragility of the intellectual is the same as the poet's:It's all about

The fragility of the intellectual is the same as the poet's:It's all about the I and its desperate sense of the we.
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I do not want to recollect. I should be afraid of preventing the future and

I do not want to recollect. I should be afraid of preventing the future and of allowing the past to encroach on me. It is out of the utter forgetfulness of yesterday that I create every new hour's freshness. It is never enough for me to have been happy. I
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A babe in the house is a well-spring of pleasure, a messenger of peace and

A babe in the house is a well-spring of pleasure, a messenger of peace and love, a resting place for innocence on earth, a link between angels and men.
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He would be able to suffer what his son had suffered. He would be able to s

He would be able to suffer what his son had suffered. He would be able to suffer and his suffering would for an instance displace his grief.
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