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Academics lack perspective. In a debate on whether the world is round, they would argue, 'No,' because it's an oblate spheroid. They suffer from 'the curse of knowledge': the inability to imagine what it's like not to know something that they know.

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There is no returning to the masses - once your forays into theory have bor

There is no returning to the masses - once your forays into theory have borne you far enough away from them that you can perceive them and the benefits of being among them. the only return is through the process of disillusionment; one must cease to care
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When you draw, you copy the world don't you? You remake it on paper, but it

When you draw, you copy the world don't you? You remake it on paper, but it isn't the same. It's yours. No one else could have created it just like that. When I make poems, I use the words we all use, but the order and the sound create a new power. This w
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Sometimes, a lie is told in kindness. I don't believe it ever works kindly.

Sometimes, a lie is told in kindness. I don't believe it ever works kindly. The quick pain of truth can pass away, but the slow, eating agony of a lie is never lost.
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It is the courage, the insistence, the ruthless force of youth.

It is the courage, the insistence, the ruthless force of youth.
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She’d known for years that good things didn’t last, that loved ones went aw

She’d known for years that good things didn’t last, that loved ones went away and dreams were as easy to reach as the stars in the sky.
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Man wants but little here below Nor wants that little long.

Man wants but little here below Nor wants that little long.
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There were lots of things in this lifetime that I'd doubted, precious littl

There were lots of things in this lifetime that I'd doubted, precious little I'd known for sure. But in that moment, I knew I would save her, or die trying.
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I feel like I'm really blessed and lucky that I have a very good social lif

I feel like I'm really blessed and lucky that I have a very good social life outside of the gym, and I have a really amazing family. My parents are so supportive. I have a younger brother and two younger sisters, and they're really awesome. So I feel like
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The ultimate purpose of our life is to be happy. We are born for happiness,

The ultimate purpose of our life is to be happy. We are born for happiness, we are going toward happiness, we like to live in happiness, and we like to vanish from this universe for eternal happiness.
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Confused? Confusion is good. It’s an excellent place to learn something new

Confused? Confusion is good. It’s an excellent place to learn something new from.
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..she began to stand around the gate and expect things. What things? She di

..she began to stand around the gate and expect things. What things? She didn't know exactly. Her breath was gusty and short. She knew things that nobody ever told her. For instance, the words of the trees and the wind. .. She knew the world was a stallio
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Although awareness of cancer's prevalence in the United States improves and

Although awareness of cancer's prevalence in the United States improves and medical advances in the field abound, pancreatic cancer has largely been absent from the list of major success stories.
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