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Because the horror of Communism, Stalinism, is not that bad people do bad things — they always do. It's that good people do horrible things thinking they are doing something g

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David Stern might be the smartest executive in the history of professional

David Stern might be the smartest executive in the history of professional sports. His obsession with the Vagrant Kings is one of the strangest stories.
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Language is a social art.

Language is a social art.
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When you come out of the storm, you won’t be the same person who walked in.

When you come out of the storm, you won’t be the same person who walked in. That’s what this storm’s all about.
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You gotta stand up and walk, Gem,” he said quietly, turning his back on the

You gotta stand up and walk, Gem,” he said quietly, turning his back on them. “You have to walk out of here. Not just for them, but for yourself. Come on. You have to walk out of here on your own two feet.” So I did.
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The sword of Zulfiqar is a perfect fusion of power and function

The sword of Zulfiqar is a perfect fusion of power and function
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- You see a man and you just play with him, because you know you can.- I pl

- You see a man and you just play with him, because you know you can.- I play with women too. I believe in equal rights, she said, looking in the mirror.
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What was that, Kurokuma?' asked one of the escorts riding near him. The oth

What was that, Kurokuma?' asked one of the escorts riding near him. The others chuckled at the name.'Nothing important,' Horace said. Then he looked at them suspiciously. 'What's this Kurokuma business?'The Senshi looked at him with a completely staight f
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We will never be cleansed until we confess we are dirty. And we will never

We will never be cleansed until we confess we are dirty. And we will never be able to wash the feet of those who have hurt us until we allow Jesus, the one we have hurt, to wash ours.
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Should we hold back from loving people because we carry the wounds of a few

Should we hold back from loving people because we carry the wounds of a few?
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Jesus teaches us to bless our enemies (Matthew 5:44) To bless those who cur

Jesus teaches us to bless our enemies (Matthew 5:44) To bless those who curse us (Luke 6:28). To “never avenge yourselves” (Romans 12:19). When we truly forgive someone, we need to come to the place where we can bless them and desire God’s blessing also o
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Together a brick and a blanket create the perfect metaphor for life. Will y

Together a brick and a blanket create the perfect metaphor for life. Will you be a brick and make something of your life, or be a blanket and sleep your life away?
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The dog has seldom been successful in pulling man up to its level of sagaci

The dog has seldom been successful in pulling man up to its level of sagacity, but man has frequently dragged the dog down to his.
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