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Across Africa there is what I call a colonialist mentality or orthodoxy. Orthodoxy in the sense that a lot of things have gone wrong in Africa in the post-colonial period. And time and time again, any time something went wrong, the leadership claims that it was never their fault.

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I've got a great ambition to die of exhaustion rather than boredom.

I've got a great ambition to die of exhaustion rather than boredom.
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At the approach of a certain dark hour, the light of Heaven fills those who

At the approach of a certain dark hour, the light of Heaven fills those who are quitting the light of Earth.
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When you are young, feelings are your truth. Love is how you feel. The year

When you are young, feelings are your truth. Love is how you feel. The years have taught me that love is not an emotion that you feel about someone, but what you do for them.
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...It also taught me that while cruelty can be fun for a few moments, compa

...It also taught me that while cruelty can be fun for a few moments, compassion has a much longer shelf life.
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Often the difference between a successful marriage and a mediocre one consi

Often the difference between a successful marriage and a mediocre one consists of leaving about three or four things a day unsaid.
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His ear heard more than what was said to him, and his slow speech had overt

His ear heard more than what was said to him, and his slow speech had overtones not of thought, but of understanding beyond thought.
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Truth is worse than soap in the eyes.

Truth is worse than soap in the eyes.
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I was once, I am, and I will always be my children’s father. As to those in

I was once, I am, and I will always be my children’s father. As to those individuals who have tried so desperately to destroy the fact, I offer forgiveness and seekreconciliation. As to the institutions that have supported the effort to destroy the fact,
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None but those who are happy in themselves can make others so.

None but those who are happy in themselves can make others so.
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Our country needs a new generation of leadership, and I believe that Marco

Our country needs a new generation of leadership, and I believe that Marco Rubio presents this nation with the greatest possibilities and opportunities to meet the challenges of the next generation.
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You have to rely on whatever sparks you have inside.

You have to rely on whatever sparks you have inside.
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Wounding and healing are not opposites. They're part of the same thing. It

Wounding and healing are not opposites. They're part of the same thing. It is our wounds that enable us to be compassionate with the wounds of others. It is our limitations that make us kind to the limitations of other people. It is our loneliness that he
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