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As a person, he was wonderful. He really was a great person. He was full of life. He had a great sense of humor. Very talented, of course, but very caring to his parents. There was a very endearing quality about Elvis.

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Vegetarians have been around for a very long time - Pythagoreans forbade ea

Vegetarians have been around for a very long time - Pythagoreans forbade eating animals more than 2,500 years ago - but even as the environmental evidence mounted, they didn't appear to be winning the argument.
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The philosophy of project-based homeschooling — this particular approach to

The philosophy of project-based homeschooling — this particular approach to helping children become strong thinkers, learners, and doers — is dependent upon the interest and the enthusiastic participation and leadership of the learners themselves, the chi
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Those that dare not to dream big are cowards, for they fear to expose the a

Those that dare not to dream big are cowards, for they fear to expose the already great potentials embedded inside of them.
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I couldn't make any sense of this logic, that the better off got more and t

I couldn't make any sense of this logic, that the better off got more and those had little got less. The world ran on this law and only on this.
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The truth is, no one of us can be free until everybody is free.

The truth is, no one of us can be free until everybody is free.
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And indeed there will be timeTo wonder, 'Do I shed?' and, 'Do I shed?'Time

And indeed there will be timeTo wonder, 'Do I shed?' and, 'Do I shed?'Time to turn back and stretch out on the bed,And give myself a bath before I'm fed --(They will say: 'It's the short-haired ones I prefer.')My flea collar buckled neatly in my fur,My ex
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It was one lesson he never forgot.You don't sit back when you or a loved on

It was one lesson he never forgot.You don't sit back when you or a loved one is being assaulted.And you don't act like the goverment with their "proportional responses" and all that nonsense.If someone hurts you,mercy and pity must be put aside,You elimin
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No matter how many times people try to criticize you, the best revenge is t

No matter how many times people try to criticize you, the best revenge is to prove them wrong.
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Interviewing Rei Kawakubo in Tokyo and John Galliano in Paris, both for 'Po

Interviewing Rei Kawakubo in Tokyo and John Galliano in Paris, both for 'Pop' magazine, were huge for me, not just in learning about fashion and writing but about how little desire I had to be a critic/reporter/journalist/commentator so much as a kind of
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The potency of prayer hath subdued the strength of fire it hath bridled th

The potency of prayer hath subdued the strength of fire it hath bridled the rage of lions hushed anarchy to rest extinguished wars appeased the elements expelled demons burst the chains of death expanded the gates of heaven assuaged diseases repe
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The reason people fail to reach their goals is because they give up too ear

The reason people fail to reach their goals is because they give up too early. They don't understand that most successes are built upon foundations of multiple attempts.
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It’s not about some principled debate as to whether I should focus on what

It’s not about some principled debate as to whether I should focus on what I have, or on what I don’t have. Rather, it’s about being thankful that I have the privilege to enjoy the former, and the opportunity to contemplate the latter.
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