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Close friends contribute to our personal growth. They also contribute to our personal pleasure, making the music sound sweeter, the wine taste richer, the laughter ring louder because they are there.

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Speak gently but look out for your rights.

Speak gently but look out for your rights.
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Many a time, you may not even have to speak, however difficult the situatio

Many a time, you may not even have to speak, however difficult the situation; your goatee speaks for you.
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Throughout his life, Bradbury liked to recount the story of meeting a carni

Throughout his life, Bradbury liked to recount the story of meeting a carnival magician, Mr. Electrico, in 1932. At the end of his performance Electrico reached out to the twelve-year-old Bradbury, touched the boy with his sword, and commanded, Live forev
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You are no more responsible for what that man said than I am. You cannot ta

You are no more responsible for what that man said than I am. You cannot take the blame for another's actions.
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Knowledge is not made for understanding it is made for cutting.

Knowledge is not made for understanding it is made for cutting.
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You go on and on and on. I’ll never get to the end of you.

You go on and on and on. I’ll never get to the end of you.
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I never learn anything from listening to myself.

I never learn anything from listening to myself.
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She lay on her back, looking up at the sky, feeling no desire to move or th

She lay on her back, looking up at the sky, feeling no desire to move or think or know that there was any time beyond this moment.
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I have actually known a case where a Woman has exterminated her whole house

I have actually known a case where a Woman has exterminated her whole household, and half an hour afterwards, when her rage was over and the fragments swept away, has asked what has become of her husband and her children.
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I may never be happy, but tonight I am content. Nothing more than an empty

I may never be happy, but tonight I am content. Nothing more than an empty house, the warm hazy weariness from a day spent setting strawberry runners in the sun, a glass of cool sweet milk, and a shallow dish of blueberries bathed in cream. When one is so
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Future Strong leaders are driven by a core question: What do I want my lega

Future Strong leaders are driven by a core question: What do I want my legacy to be? That requires a lot of searching one’s inner truths, and being brutally honest about how that compares to one’s daily actions.
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We firmly believe the environmental issues cannot be addressed without exte

We firmly believe the environmental issues cannot be addressed without extensive public participation, but people need to be informed before they can get involved.
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