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As you ride in a steeplechase, and you're on the horse, going quite fast, you think, 'That's quite a big fence...' But trust the horse, and don't give him any reason to doubt you.

Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

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Sons of suicides seldom do well.

Sons of suicides seldom do well.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Reading is only a pretext for our bodies to stick together, like a sculptur

Reading is only a pretext for our bodies to stick together, like a sculpture, fused in a way that when trying to separate one from other, or the work remains intact or is completely lost
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

You talked to us about what kind of fifth-graders we wanted to be this year

You talked to us about what kind of fifth-graders we wanted to be this year. How it was all in our choices, every minute of our days. How even grownups like you had to think about it sometimes, to be the person they wanted to be.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

I am the son of a freedom fighter, and a son of a freedom fighter automatic

I am the son of a freedom fighter, and a son of a freedom fighter automatically imbibes the value of democracy.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

We never earned righteous to last long, why are we trying to earn it among

We never earned righteous to last long, why are we trying to earn it among same kind.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Marriage is never static. There are peaks and troughs, cycles. It is easy t

Marriage is never static. There are peaks and troughs, cycles. It is easy to forget that this shifting landscape is really only ever a reflection of the self. Our capacity for attachment determines the kind of mate we attract, and it is through this mate
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

I feel that losing both my legs was a blessing. It was meant to happen to m

I feel that losing both my legs was a blessing. It was meant to happen to me: I wouldn't have had the opportunity to touch so many lives in such a positive way.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

The life sciences contain spiritual values which can never be explained by

The life sciences contain spiritual values which can never be explained by the materialistic attitude of present day science
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Percy was getting tired of water.If he said that aloud, he would probably g

Percy was getting tired of water.If he said that aloud, he would probably get kicked out of Poseidon’s Junior Sea Scouts, but he didn’t care.
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Every time he saw her, he realised the reason why they always said humans a

Every time he saw her, he realised the reason why they always said humans are made of stardust.
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Our daughters were coming of age during a rising consciousness about gender

Our daughters were coming of age during a rising consciousness about gender equality. Throughout their school years - from kindergarten through graduate school, 1972 to 1992 - women were starting to take their places in areas traditionally reserved mostly
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Roman Catholicism is a broken and utterly desperate thing, capable only of

Roman Catholicism is a broken and utterly desperate thing, capable only of malignant mischief in our awakening world.
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