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As writers, we should remind ourselves, and each other, that Jane Austen and JK Rowling got rejected by publishers, too.

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It's like watching a car accident, that reality TV.

It's like watching a car accident, that reality TV.
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Freedom is the dream you dreamWhile putting thought in chains again --

Freedom is the dream you dreamWhile putting thought in chains again --
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If you don't feel it, flee from it. Go where you are celebrated, not merely

If you don't feel it, flee from it. Go where you are celebrated, not merely tolerated.
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Stress-free moments certainly exist, but that is the extent of it. People,

Stress-free moments certainly exist, but that is the extent of it. People, who have bought into the idea of a stress-free life, believe they should be happy and positive all the time. They have been sold a damaging falsehood. As the first sentence in M. S
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How can you care about the image of a landscape, when you show by your deed

How can you care about the image of a landscape, when you show by your deeds that you don't care for the landscape itself?
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I grew up in a household where everybody lived at the top of his lungs.

I grew up in a household where everybody lived at the top of his lungs.
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But many people do not fully realize that there are terrible consequences w

But many people do not fully realize that there are terrible consequences when people becoming things. Self-image is deeply affected. The self-esteem of girls plummets as they reach adolescence partly because they cannot possibly escape the message that t
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Sometimes the hardest thing is admitting you were wrong. It’s hard to say y

Sometimes the hardest thing is admitting you were wrong. It’s hard to say you need to be forgiven.
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To attain true inner freedom, you must be able to objectively watch your pr

To attain true inner freedom, you must be able to objectively watch your problems instead of being lost in them... Once you've made the commitment to free yourself of the scared person inside, you will notice that there is a clear decision point at which
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I still really like newspapers. I'm gonna feel really sad when they go. Or

I still really like newspapers. I'm gonna feel really sad when they go. Or not - maybe I'll be dead.
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You may be biggest coward & looser of the world if you can't even ask for t

You may be biggest coward & looser of the world if you can't even ask for the things that you need the MOST & want it anyway.
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During the long process of history, by relying on our own diligence, courag

During the long process of history, by relying on our own diligence, courage and wisdom, Chinese people have opened up a good and beautiful home where all ethnic groups live in harmony and fostered an excellent culture that never fades.
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