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Athletes are used to battling. The public would never learn their names if professional athletes had not shown courage at an early age. They learn they can overcome, but sometimes this becomes a false sense of security that leads them to the edge.

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Research is starting to show that a child should be engaged at least 20 hou

Research is starting to show that a child should be engaged at least 20 hours a week. I do not think it matters which program you choose as long as it keeps the child actively engaged with the therapist, teacher, or parent for at least 20 hours a week.
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I became a member of the faculty at Northwestern University in 1965 but did

I became a member of the faculty at Northwestern University in 1965 but did not complete my thesis until two years later at a graduate ceremony at which Carnegie Institute of Technology became Carnegie-Mellon University. At Northwestern, I was mentored by
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It is a sad truth, but we have lost the faculty of giving lovely names to t

It is a sad truth, but we have lost the faculty of giving lovely names to things.
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Do not repeat after me words that you do not understand. Do not merely put

Do not repeat after me words that you do not understand. Do not merely put on a mask of my ideas, for it will be an illusion and you will thereby deceive yourself.
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Worrying is carrying tomorrow's load with today's strength- carrying two da

Worrying is carrying tomorrow's load with today's strength- carrying two days at once. It is moving into tomorrow ahead of time. Worrying doesn't empty tomorrow of its sorrow, it empties today of its strength.
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If you want to be successful, put yourself in a discomfort zone.

If you want to be successful, put yourself in a discomfort zone.
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To erase the possibility of empathy is to erase the possibility of understa

To erase the possibility of empathy is to erase the possibility of understanding.To erase the possibility of empathy is also to erase the possibility of art. Theater, fiction, horror stories, love stories. This is what art does. Good or bad, it imagines t
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Science rock: The pursuit of science, lead us to the beautiful places of th

Science rock: The pursuit of science, lead us to the beautiful places of the world.
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I remember when humor was gentle pokes. I used to call it 'arm around the s

I remember when humor was gentle pokes. I used to call it 'arm around the shoulder' humor. Now they go for the jugular and they take no prisoners. It's mean, mean stuff.
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You panic and you rage, then this calm settles over you, and you remake you

You panic and you rage, then this calm settles over you, and you remake yourself.
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You cannot create genius. All you can do is nurture it.

You cannot create genius. All you can do is nurture it.
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Anything that makes it easier to understand, makes it a little easier to be

Anything that makes it easier to understand, makes it a little easier to bear.
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