Factober

And, you know, I liked writing humor. Well, I should say, I wanted to write seriously, but it kept turning funny.

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I think the people who experienced the Apollo missions came away from that

I think the people who experienced the Apollo missions came away from that experience wondering to themselves, 'When can we get a chance to experience spaceflight?' I've heard that many, many times: that people got into a new career field hoping that they
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Some people will insult your intelligence by suddenly being nice or nicer t

Some people will insult your intelligence by suddenly being nice or nicer to you once you make it … or they think you have.
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Remember that all through history, there have been tyrants and murderers, a

Remember that all through history, there have been tyrants and murderers, and for a time, they seem invincible. But in the end, they always fall. Always.
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Is it atikraman [Hurtful karma] if we eat, cut our hair or brush our teeth?

Is it atikraman [Hurtful karma] if we eat, cut our hair or brush our teeth? No, it is not like that. Anger-pride-deceit-greed is considered atikraman [Hurtful karma]. If you do pratikraman [Ask for forgiveness], they will all go away.
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I care not that this moment’s lot was thin and sparsely dealt all pleasures

I care not that this moment’s lot was thin and sparsely dealt all pleasures sweet can be forgot the instant they are felt.
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Our democracy is threatened whenever we take it for granted.

Our democracy is threatened whenever we take it for granted.
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A non-doer is very often a critic-that is, someone who sits back and watche

A non-doer is very often a critic-that is, someone who sits back and watches doers, and then waxes philosophically about how the doers are doing. It's easy to be a critic, but being a doer requires effort, risk, and change.
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Our faith is watered and we flourish when we reach out to others in love. W

Our faith is watered and we flourish when we reach out to others in love. We think good times and comfort will make us happy. But history shows that the people who are filled with the most joy and contentment are those who reach out to others-despite toug
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A Constitution of Government once changed from Freedom, can never be restor

A Constitution of Government once changed from Freedom, can never be restored. Liberty, once lost, is lost forever.
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You know the life you have committed yourself to often ends in death.All li

You know the life you have committed yourself to often ends in death.All life does.pg 217
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No man can be a Christian and a soldier at the same time, for the two ideas

No man can be a Christian and a soldier at the same time, for the two ideas are wholly incompatible.
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If you do not love, you will not be alive; if you love effectively, you wil

If you do not love, you will not be alive; if you love effectively, you will be killed.
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