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Although the war in which you fought took place more than half-a-century ago, your courage, your sacrifice and your patriotism reaches through the decades and inspires us today.

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Of all human activities, writing is the one for which it is easiest to find

Of all human activities, writing is the one for which it is easiest to find excuses not to begin – the desk’s too big, the desk’s too small, there’s too much noise, there’s too much quiet, it’s too hot, too cold, too early, too late. I had learned over th
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Make sure you know the Bible well enough to figure out if what someone says

Make sure you know the Bible well enough to figure out if what someone says is fact or their own opinions. If you don't it could lead you in the wrong direction.
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To think is easy. To act is difficult. To act as one thinks is the most dif

To think is easy. To act is difficult. To act as one thinks is the most difficult of all.
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Er, excuse me,' said the man as Nanny Ogg turned away, 'but what is that on

Er, excuse me,' said the man as Nanny Ogg turned away, 'but what is that on your shoulders?''It's. . . a fur collar,' said Nanny.'Excuse me, but I just saw it flick its tail.''Yes. I happen to believe in beauty without cruelty.
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Are you setting business goals? Try this:Step 1: Add a "0" to your revenue

Are you setting business goals? Try this:Step 1: Add a "0" to your revenue goal.Step 2: Take away a "0" from your expense goal.Step 3: Let your mind go to work.Thank me later.
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I became a firefighter because I wanted to save people. But I should have b

I became a firefighter because I wanted to save people. But I should have been more specific. I should have named names.
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When I was very little, my mother used to say there was something of my gra

When I was very little, my mother used to say there was something of my grandmother in me, in how I tell stories the way I need them to be and not the way they actually happened.
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Every day people judge all other people. The question is whether they judge

Every day people judge all other people. The question is whether they judge wisely.
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When you go through a bad relationship and finally dust yourself off, there

When you go through a bad relationship and finally dust yourself off, there's a vulnerability that goes along with that.
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The modeling world – and the world at large – is a pretty cruel place. It’s

The modeling world – and the world at large – is a pretty cruel place. It’s up to you to decide whether or not that turns you into a cruel person as well. Are you going to be mean and selfish because some of the people around you are, or are you going to
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Sure, Mom.They stop and say hello, and then once you pass they talk the bac

Sure, Mom.They stop and say hello, and then once you pass they talk the back off you like you were nothing. They assess your outfit, your hairstyle, and they garble what you say so it comes out ugly.
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The truth is, I never travel without cash. I always take a few tens with me

The truth is, I never travel without cash. I always take a few tens with me in case of an emergency. There's never been an emergency, and in time, I realized that Americans don't want to touch customers' dirty bills. They also don't want to touch your cre
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