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Adversity is a great teacher, but this teacher makes us pay dearly for its instruction; and often the profit we derive, is not worth the price we paid.

Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

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Social media is the empowerment of the individual at the expense of the sys

Social media is the empowerment of the individual at the expense of the system.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

At the beginning of our relationship, my heart pounded so loudly whenever I

At the beginning of our relationship, my heart pounded so loudly whenever Istood near him. He had an effect on me that no aspiring vicar should have on a young woman.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

One! two! and through and throughThe vorpal blade went snickersnack!He left

One! two! and through and throughThe vorpal blade went snickersnack!He left it dead, and with its headHe went galumphing back.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

In economics the majority is always wrong.

In economics the majority is always wrong.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

The real ceremony begins where the formal one ends, when we take up a new w

The real ceremony begins where the formal one ends, when we take up a new way, our minds and hearts filled with the vision of earth that holds us within it, in compassionate relationship to and with our world.
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If men and women are to understand each other, to enter into each other's n

If men and women are to understand each other, to enter into each other's nature with mutual sympathy, and to become capable of genuine comradeship, the foundation must be laid in youth.
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Think not of the fragility of life, but of the power of books, when mere wo

Think not of the fragility of life, but of the power of books, when mere words can change our lives simply by being next to each other.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

It's only that the answers in most stories are boring because they are supp

It's only that the answers in most stories are boring because they are supplied by the real world rather than, well, something better. Something more stimulating. Sit down with the Greeks and the Romans, and the boring answers get more interesting. Season
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Unsettling emotions are capable of messing up the most beautiful minds in t

Unsettling emotions are capable of messing up the most beautiful minds in this world.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Sluggish and sedentary peoples, such as the Ancient Egyptians-- with their

Sluggish and sedentary peoples, such as the Ancient Egyptians-- with their concept of an afterlife journey through the Field of Reeds-- project on to the next world the journeys they failed to make in this one.
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God is in heaven and thou upon earth: therefore let thy words be few.

God is in heaven and thou upon earth: therefore let thy words be few.
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