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Breathe in deeply to bring your mind home to your body. Then look at, or think of, the person triggering this emotion: With mindfulness, you can see that she is unhappy, that she is suffering. You can see her wrong perceptions. You can see that she is not beautiful when she says things that are unkind.

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We must grant the artist his subject his idea his donnee: Our criticisms

We must grant the artist his subject his idea his donnee: Our criticisms apply only to what he makes of it.
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What light is to the eyes - what air is to the lungs - what love is to the

What light is to the eyes - what air is to the lungs - what love is to the heart, liberty is to the soul of man.
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You know,” he said. “I think I would rather be a man than a god. We don’t n

You know,” he said. “I think I would rather be a man than a god. We don’t need anyone to believe in us. We just keep going anyhow. It’s what we do.” There was silence, in the high place.
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Next time someone tells you to smile for the camera, & you don’t feel like

Next time someone tells you to smile for the camera, & you don’t feel like it—say no, thanks. Don’t fake your way into a happy-seeming life. Open vulnerable honesty is true positivity.
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We talk of wild animals but man is the only wild animal. It is man that has

We talk of wild animals but man is the only wild animal. It is man that has broken out. All other animals are tame animals
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A survey was done on people who LIE, but the results were unreLIEable

A survey was done on people who LIE, but the results were unreLIEable
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One great function of Bible verses: To keep us from drawing false inference

One great function of Bible verses: To keep us from drawing false inferences from other Bible verses.
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My interest was magic, believe it or not. I became an amateur magician and

My interest was magic, believe it or not. I became an amateur magician and did something like 400 magic shows through my teen years.
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I’m fulfilling my calling when I raise my voice high

I’m fulfilling my calling when I raise my voice high
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Don't be concerned with other women's beauty. Only admire God's amazing wor

Don't be concerned with other women's beauty. Only admire God's amazing work and wish them well., this earth was made to bite us in half and grind us to bone, but we were made to be kind.
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It's beautiful when you realise how kind, tender, warm and big-hearted a pe

It's beautiful when you realise how kind, tender, warm and big-hearted a person is that has suffered too much for their own good.
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God hates this wishful dreaming because it makes the dreamer proud and pret

God hates this wishful dreaming because it makes the dreamer proud and pretentious. Those who dream of this idealized community demand that it be fulfilled by God, by others, and by themselves. They enter the community of Christians with their demands, se
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