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Art is solace; art is vision, and when I pick up a literary work, I am a consumer of literature for its own sake.

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Huge sums are invested globally in medical research and development - and w

Huge sums are invested globally in medical research and development - and with good reason.
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You can learn at any age.

You can learn at any age.
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The world is as it used to be:“All nations striving strong to makeRed war y

The world is as it used to be:“All nations striving strong to makeRed war yet redder. Mad as hattersThey do no more for Christés sakeThan you who are helpless in such matters.“That this is not the judgment-hourFor some of them’s a blessed thing,For if it
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If only Uncle Monty knew what we know," Violet said, "and Stephano knew tha

If only Uncle Monty knew what we know," Violet said, "and Stephano knew that he knew what we know. But Uncle Monty doesn't know what we know, and Stephano knows that he doesn't know what we know.""I know," Klause said."I know you know," Violet said
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If increasing income equality is the goal, it might be wiser to put money i

If increasing income equality is the goal, it might be wiser to put money into infrastructure than to subsidize manufacturing. Construction also pays good wages, but with lower educational requirements. And America's infrastructure needs are enormous.
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If you experience bliss of the Self (samadhi) amidst complete problematic s

If you experience bliss of the Self (samadhi) amidst complete problematic stage, then know that you have met a “Gnani Purush” [the enlightened one]!
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You are where you need to be. Just take a deep breath.

You are where you need to be. Just take a deep breath.
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Because that’s what parents do, without even thinking about it, that’s what

Because that’s what parents do, without even thinking about it, that’s what parents do. They fill their children with love and understanding and compassion and knowledge so that when they’re adults no one can extinguish them. They’ll burn so bright they c
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Grandchildren are their grandparents' toys.

Grandchildren are their grandparents' toys.
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Black History Month must be more than just a month of remembrance it should

Black History Month must be more than just a month of remembrance it should be a tribute to our history and reminder of the work that lies in the months and years ahead.
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If you know the North, you know where the South is; if you know the darknes

If you know the North, you know where the South is; if you know the darkness, you know where the light is! Evil is an excellent compass to find the good!
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There must have been something in her voice, because he turned to look at h

There must have been something in her voice, because he turned to look at her. Her hand cracked across his face, a slap that rocked him back on his heels. He put his hand to his cheek, more in surprise than pain. "What the hell was that for?""The other te
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