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To my way of thinking the function of the poet is to make us aware of what

To my way of thinking the function of the poet is to make us aware of what we know and don't know we know.
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Sacraments are like hoses. They are the channels of the living water of God

Sacraments are like hoses. They are the channels of the living water of God's grace. Our faith is like opening the faucet. We can open it a lot, a little, or not at all.
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I think we're much smarter than we were. Everybody knows that abstract art

I think we're much smarter than we were. Everybody knows that abstract art can be art, and most people know that they may not like it, even if they understand there's another purpose to it.
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Amen” means ‘Yes’, it is done, glory to God!

Amen” means ‘Yes’, it is done, glory to God!
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She saw why teachers get very old and stay very young. For there is no clos

She saw why teachers get very old and stay very young. For there is no closer probing of the mind--not even in psychoanalysis.
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Ever since time began, people have recognized their true Love by the light

Ever since time began, people have recognized their true Love by the light in their eyes.
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Fear,’ he whispered. ‘There is nothing quite like it. I love how it looks,

Fear,’ he whispered. ‘There is nothing quite like it. I love how it looks, I love how it feels, I love how it smells. And I especially love the sound of it.’ I felt his tongue on my cheek. ‘I even love the taste of it
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Saying that you do not remember something or someone is a less embarrassing

Saying that you do not remember something or someone is a less embarrassing or hurtful way of saying that you do not know it or them anymore.
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A mortal person's mind is like a wilderness, with a tremendous volume of de

A mortal person's mind is like a wilderness, with a tremendous volume of decaying constructs and half-understood experience forming natural harbors for wild animal effects.
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Yet if all reality is subjective, all certitude is impossible.

Yet if all reality is subjective, all certitude is impossible.
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The famed author Robert Lewis Stevenson declared that he'd trained his Brow

The famed author Robert Lewis Stevenson declared that he'd trained his Brownies to be writers. As he slept, they would whisper fantastic plots in his ear -- for example, the strange case of Dr. Jekyll and the diabolical Mr. Hyde, and that episode in "Olal
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If you want your ministry to have ‘it’, more important than anything else w

If you want your ministry to have ‘it’, more important than anything else we’ve discussed, you must have ‘it’. When it has filtered through your heart - the rare combination of passion, integrity, focus, faith, expectation, drive, hunger, and God’s anoint
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