Factober

As a medical doctor and cardiac surgeon, I had the responsibility of performing open-heart surgery on President Spencer W. Kimball in 1972, when he was Acting President of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles.

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That man is happiest who lives from day to day and asks no more garnering

That man is happiest who lives from day to day and asks no more garnering the simple goodness of life.
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Rather than staying stuck in stress, unhappiness, or grief, use your experi

Rather than staying stuck in stress, unhappiness, or grief, use your experience to find gifts in the pain and grow.
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...It is far more sinful to pray irregularly than not to pray at all.

...It is far more sinful to pray irregularly than not to pray at all.
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Gracious self is the divinity within.

Gracious self is the divinity within.
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The world seemed to go red. He wanted to scream his outrage, to charge at S

The world seemed to go red. He wanted to scream his outrage, to charge at Skarn and tear the murdering bastard's face off with his bare teeth. But he knew that meant certain death. No, he had to be ice. Not fire, but ice.
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Herein lies the beauty of the flaw: that a shortcoming is a spiritual sign

Herein lies the beauty of the flaw: that a shortcoming is a spiritual sign that says "Look! There is a perfect opportunity right here to grow and become better!" But instead of seeing those signs, people instead look and see something that is no longer wo
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A child of repeated infinity.

A child of repeated infinity.
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...Make God's Word your Sourcebook...

...Make God's Word your Sourcebook...
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My theory of characterization is basically this: Put some dirt on a hero, a

My theory of characterization is basically this: Put some dirt on a hero, and put some sunshine on the villain, one brush stroke of beauty on the villain.
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Trails are used by God to teach you humility and dependence on His grace ra

Trails are used by God to teach you humility and dependence on His grace rather than your own strength.
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The sages and heroes of history are receding from us and history contracts

The sages and heroes of history are receding from us and history contracts the record of their deeds into a narrower and narrower page. But time has no power over the name and deeds and words of Jesus Christ.
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Taren Ferry folk had a reputation for slyness and trickery. If you shook ha

Taren Ferry folk had a reputation for slyness and trickery. If you shook hands with a Taren Ferry man, people said, you counted your fingers afterwards.
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