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All of this suggests that while citizens became more comfortable with President Bush after September 11 and thought him to have the requisite leadership skills, they continue to harbor doubts about his priorities, loyalties, interests, and policies.

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You're not beautiful, you're breathtaking.

You're not beautiful, you're breathtaking.
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For the first time in years, his heart raced, and the old excitement flicke

For the first time in years, his heart raced, and the old excitement flickered inside him. The excitement of impending battle, clash of arms, danger and glory. Cei had almost forgotten it. To be alive, on the very cusp of death, was the greatest feeling o
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It seems a long time since the morning mail could be called correspondence.

It seems a long time since the morning mail could be called correspondence.
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I will be stronger than my sadness.

I will be stronger than my sadness.
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In Freud’s story our possibilities for satisfaction depend upon our capacit

In Freud’s story our possibilities for satisfaction depend upon our capacity for frustration; if we can’t let ourselves feel our frustration – and, surprisingly, this is a surprisingly difficult thing to do – we can’t get a sense of what it is we might be
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The Temple-like structure at which our heroes seek answers has an interior

The Temple-like structure at which our heroes seek answers has an interior environment more like a familiar tavern at which C. S. Lewis would be comfortable or, for that matter, at which Christ would be criticized for associating with sinners.
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If our sense of self, our values and our ideals, do not originate from with

If our sense of self, our values and our ideals, do not originate from within - but are instead largely influenced, shaped or fashioned by celebrated characters - we fall under the spells of idol worship without realizing we have 'souled out'.
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Max, you're the last of the hybrids who still has...a soul.' ... 'She doesn

Max, you're the last of the hybrids who still has...a soul.' ... 'She doesn't have soul,' Gazzy scoffed. 'Have you ever seen her dance?
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When the Self is freed from mind there are no limits to what one can experi

When the Self is freed from mind there are no limits to what one can experience.
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Writing is a lonely pursuit. The only thing working is imagination and hand

Writing is a lonely pursuit. The only thing working is imagination and hands.The only difference between writing and masturbation is one is presumably intended for a mass audience.
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If we desire to avoid insult, we must be able to repel it; if we desire to

If we desire to avoid insult, we must be able to repel it; if we desire to secure peace, one of the most powerful instruments of our rising prosperity, it must be known, that we are at all times ready for War.
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More often than not, an inspirational or motivational speaker is someone wh

More often than not, an inspirational or motivational speaker is someone who makes money from telling us that we can do all of the things that we can do … and pretty much all of the things that we cannot do.
Posted 2 months ago