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Faith is a marvel, and yet no human being is excluded from it; for that in which all human life is united is passion, and faith is a passion.

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We designate the spirit of the well as 'she' because in most of her personi

We designate the spirit of the well as 'she' because in most of her personifications she takes a female form, though not invariably. She appears in many guises - ghost, witch, saint, mermaid, fairy, and sometimes in animal form, often as a sacred fish - a
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A woman's destiny, they say, is not fulfilled until she holds in her arms h

A woman's destiny, they say, is not fulfilled until she holds in her arms her own little book.
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Weak hearts will be strengthened, and drooping saints will be revived as th

Weak hearts will be strengthened, and drooping saints will be revived as they listen to our "songs of deliverance." Their doubts and fears will be rebuked, as we teach and admonish one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs.
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We are all of us born with a letter inside us, and that only if we are true

We are all of us born with a letter inside us, and that only if we are true to ourselves, may we be allowed to read it before we die.
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There is at least one truth in every myth.

There is at least one truth in every myth.
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I steered by self as evenly as I could, and it was easier than I thought. M

I steered by self as evenly as I could, and it was easier than I thought. My bike and I went shooting off the end, and together we well into the sea that’s cold and huge and doesn’t care whether living boys launch themselves into it or not.
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Please God, be merciful to me!

Please God, be merciful to me!
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I sometimes wondered why I even answered the phone, but I guess I always ha

I sometimes wondered why I even answered the phone, but I guess I always had the hope that it would be someone else, some other way of life calling for me.
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The object of oratory alone is not truth but persuasion.

The object of oratory alone is not truth but persuasion.
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Smiled. The type of smile that men drive all night in a blinding rainstorm

Smiled. The type of smile that men drive all night in a blinding rainstorm on their bike to see. The type of smile that keep men fighting brutal wars for years in the vain of hope of seeing it again. The type of smile that made me come to my feet, becaus
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History repeats itself, and that's one of the things that's wrong with hist

History repeats itself, and that's one of the things that's wrong with history.
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Don't wish...DO! Don't try...BE! Don't think...KNOW! And above all: Bless a

Don't wish...DO! Don't try...BE! Don't think...KNOW! And above all: Bless a stranger with a small, yet powerful, random act of kindness. You feel me?
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