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[About describing atomic models in the language of classical physics:]We must be clear that when it comes to atoms, language can be used only as in poetry. The poet, too, is not nearly so concerned with describing facts as with creating images and establishing mental connections.

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She often spoke to falling seeds and said, "Ah hope you fall on soft ground

She often spoke to falling seeds and said, "Ah hope you fall on soft ground," because she had heard seeds saying that to each other as they passed. The familiar people and things had failed her so she hung over the gate and looked up the road towards way
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In the end the war was Hitler's war. It was not perhaps the war he wanted.

In the end the war was Hitler's war. It was not perhaps the war he wanted. But it was the war he was prepared to risk if he had to. Nothing could deter him...He was no longer prepared to wait on events. He needed to force them to manipulate them to manufa
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The man that wars with others is lost. The man that wars with himself is fo

The man that wars with others is lost. The man that wars with himself is found.
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They ran to the museums for paintings. I ran to the roof for sunsets

They ran to the museums for paintings. I ran to the roof for sunsets
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Love pushes boundaries and crosses every line you weren't meant to cross.

Love pushes boundaries and crosses every line you weren't meant to cross.
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How can the confessor teach/ those who are lost and sick at heart,/ when he

How can the confessor teach/ those who are lost and sick at heart,/ when he himself, among the sinners,/ is worst, and most forsaken?/ It is only a game we play/ with other people's sins./ Besides, everyone knows/ that everyone lies confessing.
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The walls were coming down around me, but still, I couldn't imagine telling

The walls were coming down around me, but still, I couldn't imagine telling the truth. Not now. It was too late. How can I tell Mom and Dad what we'd done? It would ruin everything. It would ruin their image of me; it would ruin every thought they'd ever
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Business succeed when friends and relatives pays their bills promptly.

Business succeed when friends and relatives pays their bills promptly.
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Those who seek enjoyment in life are the ones that think that the world is

Those who seek enjoyment in life are the ones that think that the world is a playground.
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Scientist’s intellect is their ship as they navigate through the treacherou

Scientist’s intellect is their ship as they navigate through the treacherous waters of detail where, hopefully, their good sense and rationale leads them to truth. Religious leaders already have the truth and those tenants that are not well-defined don’t
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Discharge [disposal of karma] is in nature’s hands. That’s why there is res

Discharge [disposal of karma] is in nature’s hands. That’s why there is restlessness. That is why these are the pains of dependency [association]. There are such times man has to face that it becomes difficult for him to pass even one hour.
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Defy the central planners. Upend their designs for your life. Be a staunch

Defy the central planners. Upend their designs for your life. Be a staunch individualist. Stand on your rights.
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