Factober

Each of our children during their high school years went to 'early morning seminary' - scripture study classes that met in the home of a church member every school day morning from 6:30 until 7:15.

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You don't have to be a man to fight for freedom. All you have to do is to b

You don't have to be a man to fight for freedom. All you have to do is to be an intelligent human being.
Posted 3 months, 3 weeks ago

I have seen far by seeing through the lens of Jiu Jitsu. I have exchanged a

I have seen far by seeing through the lens of Jiu Jitsu. I have exchanged a great deal of physical health for these insights, and these were trades worth making. My efforts were worth the return. I have sacrificed much in the name of this craft. Not for t
Posted 4 months ago

The fiend gives the more friendly counsel.

The fiend gives the more friendly counsel.
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Captain Jibby looked at the door, clenched his teeth, and worked his face i

Captain Jibby looked at the door, clenched his teeth, and worked his face into a scowl so fierce you would think the door had insulted his mother - which, for the record, it had not.
Posted 4 months ago

There isn't a thing I can't do now that I didn't do when I was twenty-one..

There isn't a thing I can't do now that I didn't do when I was twenty-one...which gives you an idea of how pathetic I was when I was twenty-one. (That's a lie, but I might as well tell you something right here at the beginning of the book. Anytime I can g
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In memory, she lived and moved and laughed, but all that a photograph could

In memory, she lived and moved and laughed, but all that a photograph could offer was one frozen moment of a life.
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The only trust required is to know that when there is one ending there will

The only trust required is to know that when there is one ending there will be another beginning.
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What man wanted a woman without fire, and vice-versa?

What man wanted a woman without fire, and vice-versa?
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You can't just plan a moment when things get back on track, just as you can

You can't just plan a moment when things get back on track, just as you can't plan the moment you lose your way in the first place.
Posted 4 months ago

A rat race is for rats. We're not rats. We're human beings. Reject the insi

A rat race is for rats. We're not rats. We're human beings. Reject the insidious pressures in society that would blunt your critical faculties to all that is happening around you, that would caution silence in the face of injustice lest you jeopardise you
Posted 3 months, 3 weeks ago

How often do you find yourself saying, “In a minute”, “I’ll get to it” or “

How often do you find yourself saying, “In a minute”, “I’ll get to it” or “Tomorrow’s good enough” and every other possible excuse in the book? Compare it with how often you decide it’s got to be done, so let’s get on and do it! That should tell you just
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God has given me life

God has given me life
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