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Distrust of government isn't baseless cynicism. It's realism.

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A sense of humor is the ability to laugh at your own jokes when your friend

A sense of humor is the ability to laugh at your own jokes when your friends tell them.
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And doesn't a writer do the same thing? Isn't she knitting together scraps

And doesn't a writer do the same thing? Isn't she knitting together scraps of dreams? She hunts down the most vivid details and links them in sequences that will let a reader see, smell, and hear a world that seems complete in itself; she builds a stage s
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Humility is patient because it is neither past nor forward seeking — it is

Humility is patient because it is neither past nor forward seeking — it is content.
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Somewhere along the road many of us have picked up the belief that to chang

Somewhere along the road many of us have picked up the belief that to change we must suffer. Some things are earned with work. But work is not suffering. Work is just work.
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Health care is one-sixth of our economy. If the government can control that

Health care is one-sixth of our economy. If the government can control that, they can control just about everything. We need to understand what is going on, because there are much more economic models that can be used to give us good health care than what
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I love the way music inside a car makes you feel invisible; if you play the

I love the way music inside a car makes you feel invisible; if you play the stereo at max volume, it's almost like the other people can't see into your vehicle. It tints your windows, somehow.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

But maybe all it needs is a moment to change the course of history.

But maybe all it needs is a moment to change the course of history.
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When in doubt, shoot 1st and ask questions later, but avoid the head, "beca

When in doubt, shoot 1st and ask questions later, but avoid the head, "because they'rea lot more likely to answer if they're not dead.
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Have you ever noticed how we often live on the surface of our lives? Each d

Have you ever noticed how we often live on the surface of our lives? Each day is like the previous day. Time passes, and we continue to feel like we’re living a life less than we deserve. So, dive deeper into your life, and discover what lies below the su
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If you don't make peace with your own mortality, you'll never know what it'

If you don't make peace with your own mortality, you'll never know what it's like to truly be alive.
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The feeling of awed wonder that science can give us is one of the highest e

The feeling of awed wonder that science can give us is one of the highest experiences of which the human psyche is capable. It is a deep aesthetic passion to rank with the finest that music and poetry can deliver. It is truly one of the things that make l
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A peaceful spirit, a prosperous soul.

A peaceful spirit, a prosperous soul.
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