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At age three, if you have a still-growing brain, it's a human behavior. In chimps, by age three, the brain is formed over 90 percent. That's why they can cope with their environment very easily after birth - faster than us, anyway. But in humans, we continue to grow our brains. That's why we need care from our parents.

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Serious literature does not exist to make life easy but to complicate it.

Serious literature does not exist to make life easy but to complicate it.
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Miracle centered gospels do more damage than good to the listeners and nati

Miracle centered gospels do more damage than good to the listeners and nation.
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The secret of success in society is a certain heartiness and sympathy.

The secret of success in society is a certain heartiness and sympathy.
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...I feel pity that she will never fully understand what it is to be loved

...I feel pity that she will never fully understand what it is to be loved and forgiven, then loved even more.” Pastel Orphans
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Nine-tenths of all artistic creation derives its basic energy from the engi

Nine-tenths of all artistic creation derives its basic energy from the engine of repression and sublimation, and well beyond the strict Freudian definition of those terms.John Fowles attended new College in Oxford. You might like to see my collection of O
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When I wanted to quit smoking cannabis a few years ago and found that I cou

When I wanted to quit smoking cannabis a few years ago and found that I couldn’t do it under my own steam I went in search of a self-help book to show me the way. Annoyingly all I could find were books on how to cultivate the damn stuff. So to exact my re
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He's no failure. He's not dead yet.

He's no failure. He's not dead yet.
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How very little can be done under the spirit of fear.

How very little can be done under the spirit of fear.
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I don't trust people. The good part is, i don't really have to. I've surren

I don't trust people. The good part is, i don't really have to. I've surrendered my faith to the Higher power, and it's unconditional love for me. Who am i to question it's motives? Even if there are things i can't understand. This is why there's no need
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Don't make noise, rather give people good reasons to make noise about you.

Don't make noise, rather give people good reasons to make noise about you.
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History shows us that in times of people feeling like they are in need of s

History shows us that in times of people feeling like they are in need of some sort of rebellion or protests, the artists rise because the poetry we create about pain and its relationship to culture in the world begins to soothe and heal people who are fe
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My sister travels with me, and she's the person who keeps me in line, wheth

My sister travels with me, and she's the person who keeps me in line, whether I like it or not. I trust her and also have a good, healthy fear of her.
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