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All I knew about Ethiopia was from a few records that I like, as well as what I read about the famine. But you get there and it's another world. It's filled with art and music and poetry and intellectuals and writers - all kinds of people.

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Have a little sociological beano. As you said - in sociology one can do any

Have a little sociological beano. As you said - in sociology one can do anything and call it work.
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‎Mark it down: God loves you with an unearthly love. You can't win it by be

‎Mark it down: God loves you with an unearthly love. You can't win it by being winsome. You can't lose it by being a loser. But you can be blind enough to resist it
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Dreaming is good. But working to make those dreams come true is even better

Dreaming is good. But working to make those dreams come true is even better.
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Before I shall have become a man again I shall probably exist as a park, a

Before I shall have become a man again I shall probably exist as a park, a sort of natural park in which people come to rest, to while away the time. What they say or do will be of little matter, for they will bring only their fatigue, their boredom, thei
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As a writer, I tend to be drawn to marginal people - writers, poet-prophets

As a writer, I tend to be drawn to marginal people - writers, poet-prophets, seers, eccentrics - who embody the deeper ambivalences of their societies and bear deeper witness to their world than the famous figures we are used to celebrating, or demonizing
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What are you hiding? Is it something from others, or from yourself. Find yo

What are you hiding? Is it something from others, or from yourself. Find your truth. The more you show up, the more you'll be found.
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Computers are like Old Testament gods lots of rules and no mercy.

Computers are like Old Testament gods lots of rules and no mercy.
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I tend the wounded,/and in the tending, wound./Sometimes truly seeing anoth

I tend the wounded,/and in the tending, wound./Sometimes truly seeing another/is lethal./Loving fully, a bayonet.
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His blue eyes slice through me and make me wish I hadn't come.

His blue eyes slice through me and make me wish I hadn't come.
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I am not a victim of emotional conflicts. I am human.

I am not a victim of emotional conflicts. I am human.
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Any law too often subject to infraction is bad; it is the duty of the legis

Any law too often subject to infraction is bad; it is the duty of the legislator to repeal or to change it, lest the contempt into which that rash ruling has fallen should extend to other, more just legislation.
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There are few qualities more vital than a strong yearning. That desire to r

There are few qualities more vital than a strong yearning. That desire to reach a little farther, to be a little more, yearning...for a piece of something greater, can often make all the difference.
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