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About tidying up a toy box, you should let your kids experience the selection process by touching all of their toys. It's also important how they throw away their toys. They can earn a stronger sense of valuing things when they throw things away with respect and appreciation.

Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

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Your fear remains strong. You are not ready to face your story, preferring

Your fear remains strong. You are not ready to face your story, preferring instead to surround yourself with knots. Someday, they will strangle you.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

...knowing too that [the sky] was just a kind of rainbow made it glorious.

...knowing too that [the sky] was just a kind of rainbow made it glorious. A rainbow that was blue everywhere and covered everything.
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... without the incarnation, Christianity isn't even a very good story, and

... without the incarnation, Christianity isn't even a very good story, and most sadly, it means nothing. "Be nice to one another" is not a message that can give my life meaning, assure me of love beyond brokenness, and break open the dark doors of death
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We are thickly layered, page lying upon page, behind simple covers. And lov

We are thickly layered, page lying upon page, behind simple covers. And love - it is not the book itself, but the binding.
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One never meets just Cancer, or War, or Unhappiness (or Happiness). One onl

One never meets just Cancer, or War, or Unhappiness (or Happiness). One only meets each hour or moment that comes. All manner of ups and downs. Many bad spots in our best times, many good ones in our worst. One never gets the total impact of what we call
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Your mind is a wonderful tool for creating what your soul wants. Use the to

Your mind is a wonderful tool for creating what your soul wants. Use the tool, don't let it use you.
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People judge you by what they see outside of you, But don't let them judge

People judge you by what they see outside of you, But don't let them judge you, because they never see what is inside of you.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

But, the stultifying lingo aside, the question I raise is a vital one for u

But, the stultifying lingo aside, the question I raise is a vital one for us all, we are all stuck with trying to find the meaning of our lives, and the only thing we have to work on, or with, is our past.
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She would figure out how to get what she wanted, what she needed, even when

She would figure out how to get what she wanted, what she needed, even when her long lashes failed to convince, when her body was no longer young and beautiful. She'd be more than pretty, She'd be strong.
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The opposite of self-assertiveness is self-abnegation--abandoning or submer

The opposite of self-assertiveness is self-abnegation--abandoning or submerging your personal values, judgment, and interests. Some people tell themselves this is a virtue. It is a "virtue" that corrodes self-esteem.
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Remember to have courage, that is one of the few things that no one can eve

Remember to have courage, that is one of the few things that no one can ever take away from you.
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Suicide is possible, but not probable; hanging, I trust, is even more unlik

Suicide is possible, but not probable; hanging, I trust, is even more unlikely; for I hope that, by the time I die, my countrymen will have become civilised enough to abolish capital punishment.
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