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All places where women are excluded tend downward to barbarism; but the moment she is introduced, there come in with her courtesy, cleanliness, sobriety, and order.

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Oh you dear companionsElectric bells of the stations song of the reapersBut

Oh you dear companionsElectric bells of the stations song of the reapersButcher's sleigh regiment of unnumbered streetsCavalry of bridges nights livid with alcoholThe cities I've seen lived like mad women(The Voyager)
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There are things you need to know that you already know.

There are things you need to know that you already know.
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They told me, I am not good enough, not strong enough, not tall enough, not

They told me, I am not good enough, not strong enough, not tall enough, not smart enough. They told me I can not win, but they did not tell me how to lose. They taught me a lot of things, but You can not teach courage. That is why I succeed.
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You are lucky to be one of those people who wishes to build sand castles wi

You are lucky to be one of those people who wishes to build sand castles with words, who is willing to create a place where your imagination can wander.
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Every year before a big competition, I get hurt doing stuff I should not be

Every year before a big competition, I get hurt doing stuff I should not be doing. One year it was my little brother's 12th birthday. We all played hide-and-seek late at night. I climbed up a 30-foot tree, thinking he'd never catch me. I tripped and fell
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The romantic person instinctively sees marriage in terms of emotions, but w

The romantic person instinctively sees marriage in terms of emotions, but what a couple actually gets up to together over a lifetime has much more in common with the workings of a small business. They must draw up work rosters, clean, chauffeur, cook, fix
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I think every religious person should have a deep sense of respect for othe

I think every religious person should have a deep sense of respect for other people's religious documents and religious symbols just as we were deeply opposed to the Taliban destroying the two historic buddhas which they blew up. So I think we ought to al
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He said after a little while, 'I see why you say that only men do evil, I t

He said after a little while, 'I see why you say that only men do evil, I think. Even sharks are innocent, they kill because they must.' 'That is why nothing can resist us. Only one thing in the worl can resist an evil-hearted man. And that is another man
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

I want to do it too!" (sitting motionless)Nudge: "Nope, you stand out like

I want to do it too!" (sitting motionless)Nudge: "Nope, you stand out like a fart in a church."Max: (muttering) "Appropriately enough."Iggy: "What about me?" (stands still)Max: "No, you're visible."Iggy: "Am not!"Max: (throws a pinecone at him) "Could I d
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The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel,

The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerably stupid.
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What is the point of living forever if you are stuck on a permanent diet of

What is the point of living forever if you are stuck on a permanent diet of leaves and twigs?
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Three most important questions for a happy life:How can I help? How can I l

Three most important questions for a happy life:How can I help? How can I love? How can I belong?
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