Factober

As an educator myself, I understand the profound effect that good teachers and a quality education have on the lives of our young people.

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Collective fear stimulates herd instinct, and tends to produce ferocity tow

Collective fear stimulates herd instinct, and tends to produce ferocity toward those who are not regarded as members of the herd.
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With vocal and choral music, first and foremost, it's the text. Not only do

With vocal and choral music, first and foremost, it's the text. Not only do I need to serve the text, but the text - when I'm doing it right - acts as the perfect 'blueprint', and all the architecture is there. The poet has done the heavy lifting, so my j
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The worst of such stories is that the triumphant romancers can always be pu

The worst of such stories is that the triumphant romancers can always be put to confusion and crushed by the very details in which real life is so rich and which these unhappy and involuntary story-tellers neglect as insignificant trifles. Oh, they have n
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Allow your mind to be still and rest in His presence.

Allow your mind to be still and rest in His presence.
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He waits."And I think that is what I would like love to be. Leaving room fo

He waits."And I think that is what I would like love to be. Leaving room for each other, knowing that not every step is going to be side by side.Giving more than taking. Waiting. Trusting,
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I guess god simply wants me to meet many wrong people before I meet the rig

I guess god simply wants me to meet many wrong people before I meet the right one.
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I am deeply immersed in my medical work, and it can get very intense, but I

I am deeply immersed in my medical work, and it can get very intense, but I believe that the connection and devotion is key. You can not work on diseases as devastating and deadly as Lassa and Ebola without complete trust and respect for the individuals w
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Living a fruitful and purposeful life has eternal blessings

Living a fruitful and purposeful life has eternal blessings
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I'm dead, but I can't stop living.

I'm dead, but I can't stop living.
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The young all have the same dream: to save the world. Some quickly forget t

The young all have the same dream: to save the world. Some quickly forget this dream, convinced that there are more important things to do, like having a family, earning money, traveling, and learning a foreign language. Others, though, decide that it rea
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His face clouded over when Calvin and Peachy tried to explain women. Peachy

His face clouded over when Calvin and Peachy tried to explain women. Peachy pressed on bravely. “Now, the purpose of the vagina,” he was saying. He stopped and said to Calvin, “Why can’t we just buy him a book?
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I thought the more famous I became, the more friendships I would have, but

I thought the more famous I became, the more friendships I would have, but the opposite was true.
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