Factober

Almost no one is foolish enough to imagine that he automatically deserves great success in any field of activity yet almost everyone believes that he automatically deserves success in marriage.

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I could faintly smell the ocean. I imagined being one of the old oak trees

I could faintly smell the ocean. I imagined being one of the old oak trees standing there swaying in the wind and braving all sorts of weather. I pondered what they had seen in the past and what they might see in the future
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It occurred to Jeff that he had entered the vague phase of his life. He had

It occurred to Jeff that he had entered the vague phase of his life. He had a vague idea of things, a vague sense of what was happening in the world, a vague sense of having meant someone before. It was like being vaguely drunk all the time.
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Blessings can be in disguise, so pay attention!

Blessings can be in disguise, so pay attention!
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There’s no law against admiring a best friend’s sister.

There’s no law against admiring a best friend’s sister.
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In this work against sickness, we begin not with genetic or cellular intera

In this work against sickness, we begin not with genetic or cellular interactions, but with human ones. They are what make medicine so complex and fascinating.
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The legacy we leave is not just in our possessions, but in the quality of o

The legacy we leave is not just in our possessions, but in the quality of our lives.
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Probably every subject is interesting if an avenue into it can be found tha

Probably every subject is interesting if an avenue into it can be found that has humanity and that an ordinary person can follow.
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Because Jesus was forsaken, we are forgiven. Because He was beaten, we are

Because Jesus was forsaken, we are forgiven. Because He was beaten, we are healed. Because He was thirsty, we're awash in the water of life. Because He died, we have an eternal home. No matter how deep our regrets, how searing our conscience, how messy ou
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The theory of relativity doesn't amount to a hill of beans when there's a b

The theory of relativity doesn't amount to a hill of beans when there's a bonfire in your shorts.
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The exchange rate for ideas is infinite.

The exchange rate for ideas is infinite.
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A lot of people don't believe in curses.A lot of people don't believe in ye

A lot of people don't believe in curses.A lot of people don't believe in yellow-spotted lizards either, but if one bites you, it doesn't make a difference whether you believe in it or not.
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He said science was going to discover the basic secret of life some day,' t

He said science was going to discover the basic secret of life some day,' the bartender put in. He scratched his head and frowned. 'Didn't I read in the paper the other day where they'd finally found out what it was?''I missed that,' I murmured. ' I saw t
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