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All Americans value the freedom of speech and the freedom of the press, and I believe this is essential for our continued way of life. But with this freedom comes responsibility. That responsibility has been abdicated here by some in the media and some in the government.

Posted 3 months ago

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When will women not be compelledto view their bodies as science projects,ga

When will women not be compelledto view their bodies as science projects,gardens to be weeded, dogs to be trained?When will a woman ceaseto be made of pain?
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

What does the Lord God requires of us:To love what is good.To do justice.To

What does the Lord God requires of us:To love what is good.To do justice.To do what is right.
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True repentance is a turning from sin . . . Humanly speaking, it is our sma

True repentance is a turning from sin . . . Humanly speaking, it is our small part in the plan of salvation. Our part is repenting. God will do the converting, the transforming, and the forgiving.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

I am not an adolescent, nor a romantic. I analyze objectively.

I am not an adolescent, nor a romantic. I analyze objectively.
Posted 3 months ago

[Duration is] the form which the succession of our conscious states assumes

[Duration is] the form which the succession of our conscious states assumes when our ego lets itself live, when it refrains from separating its present state from its former state.
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Ought one to surrender to authority even if one believed that that authorit

Ought one to surrender to authority even if one believed that that authority was wrong? If the answer was yes, then I knew that I would always be wrong, because I could never do it. Then how could one live in a world in which one's mind and perceptions me
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Yes, it was too late, and Sabina knew she would leave Paris, move on, and o

Yes, it was too late, and Sabina knew she would leave Paris, move on, and on again, because were she to die here they would cover her up with a stone, and in the mind of a woman for whom no place is home the thought of an end to all flight is unbearable.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Being crazy of someone might seem cheap, but what if your life is priceless

Being crazy of someone might seem cheap, but what if your life is priceless without that person.
Posted 3 months ago

I was forced to live far beyond my years when just a child, now I have reve

I was forced to live far beyond my years when just a child, now I have reversed the order and I intend to remain young indefinitely.
Posted 3 months ago

In Chinese culture, it wouldn't occur to kids to question or talk back to t

In Chinese culture, it wouldn't occur to kids to question or talk back to their parents. In American culture, kids in books, TV shows and movies constantly score points with their snappy back talk. Typically, it's the parents who need to be taught a life
Posted 3 months ago

Arts degrees are awesome. And they help you find meaning where there is non

Arts degrees are awesome. And they help you find meaning where there is none. And let me assure you, there is none. Don’t go looking for it. Searching for meaning is like searching for a rhyme scheme in a cookbook: you won’t find it and you’ll bugger up y
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A little talent is a good thing to have if you want to be a writer. But the

A little talent is a good thing to have if you want to be a writer. But the only real requirement is the ability to remember every scar.
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