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An investment said to have an 80% chance of success sounds far more attractive than one with a 20% chance of failure. The mind can't easily recognize that they are the same.

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The Glory Of God On Earth Demonstrate The Uniqueness Of Heaven

The Glory Of God On Earth Demonstrate The Uniqueness Of Heaven
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When people have told me that because I am a Catholic, I cannot be an artis

When people have told me that because I am a Catholic, I cannot be an artist, I have had to reply, ruefully, that because I am a Catholic I cannot afford to be less than an artist.
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Dying is easy, it's living that scares me to death.

Dying is easy, it's living that scares me to death.
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I remember the shift that occurred after Abby was born - there'd been the g

I remember the shift that occurred after Abby was born - there'd been the great big before, where dying grandparents and natural disasters on the news were sad but mostly distant concerns. But then I became a mother, and when that happens, you cross a lin
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Here all fear of one another, all timidity about praying freely in one's ow

Here all fear of one another, all timidity about praying freely in one's own words in the presence of others may be put aside where in all simplicity and soberness the common, brotherly prayer is lifted to God by one of the brethren. But likewise all comm
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Rights are susceptible to subversion, as even granite is susceptible to ero

Rights are susceptible to subversion, as even granite is susceptible to erosion. My fifth Declaration posits how, in a cycle as old as tribalism, ignorance of the Other engenders fear; fear engenders hatred; hatred engenders violence; violence engenders f
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Your career growth depends mainly on how well you can articulate and presen

Your career growth depends mainly on how well you can articulate and present your performance review.
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Somewhere inside you, I hope you know who you are. I hope you know what you

Somewhere inside you, I hope you know who you are. I hope you know what you are. I hope you know that you're powerful. We need you.
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For the sake of our health, our children and grandchildren and even our eco

For the sake of our health, our children and grandchildren and even our economic well-being, we must make protecting the planet our top priority.
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The Beatles' story is all of our stories. It is about how the youth culture

The Beatles' story is all of our stories. It is about how the youth culture emerged, the drug culture emerged, how politics rose to the fore as a universal debate. It's about rebellion, it's about the growth of the British entertainment system, the growth
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Even modern English people are imperious, superior, ridden by class. All of

Even modern English people are imperious, superior, ridden by class. All of the hypocrisy and the difficulties that are endemic in being British also make it an incredibly fertile place culturally. A brilliant place to live. Sad but true.
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Always say “yes” to the present moment. What could be more futile, more ins

Always say “yes” to the present moment. What could be more futile, more insane, than to create inner resistance to what already is? what could be more insane than to oppose life itself, which is now and always now? Surrender to what is. Say “yes” to life
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