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As with all commandments, gratitude is a description of a successful mode of living. The thankful heart opens our eyes to a multitude of blessings that continually surround us.

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Love and death are the two great hinges on which all human sympathies turn.

Love and death are the two great hinges on which all human sympathies turn.
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A psychiatrist once told me early in treatment, “Stop trying to make me lik

A psychiatrist once told me early in treatment, “Stop trying to make me like you,” and what a sobering and welcome smack in the face that statement was. Yet somehow, every day of my life is still a campaign for popularity, or better yet, a crowded funeral
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The sun from far gives life. But get close to it and it burns anything down

The sun from far gives life. But get close to it and it burns anything down to ashes
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In the quarter century between 1979 and 2005, average after-tax income (adj

In the quarter century between 1979 and 2005, average after-tax income (adjusted for inflation) grew by $900 a year for the bottom fifth of American households, by $8,700 a year for the middle fifth, and by $745,000 a year for the top 1 percent of househo
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It is time to end a story that began in sorrow and ordeal and has ended in

It is time to end a story that began in sorrow and ordeal and has ended in a deep and lasting happiness. May it be so for others.
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To be productive, you must convert every minute of your time.

To be productive, you must convert every minute of your time.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Your ability to form a strong intention, to concentrate, and to get and sta

Your ability to form a strong intention, to concentrate, and to get and stay focused while feeling detached from concerns of daily life—relaxed, open-minded, and emotionally energized—are essential.
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Why does she always seem to think you drive like we're holding up a bank?"R

Why does she always seem to think you drive like we're holding up a bank?"Roswell grinned and rolled his eyes, "Because that's what teenagers do, right? They also carve swastikas into their arms, steal prescription drugs from old people, and freebase coca
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Death. It's around more than people realize. Because no one wants to talk a

Death. It's around more than people realize. Because no one wants to talk about it or hear about it. It's too sad. Too painful. Too hard. The list of reasons is endless.
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As a veteran of the diet wars, I think it's time to call a truce. Rather th

As a veteran of the diet wars, I think it's time to call a truce. Rather than hear experts argue, most people want practical information they can use.
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Man can be a master of his mind.

Man can be a master of his mind.
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