Factober

Gymnastics taught me everything - life lessons, responsibility and discipline and respect.

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She reached into the pocket of her dress and threw the small stack of bills

She reached into the pocket of her dress and threw the small stack of bills at him. They fluttered to the ground like broken dreams. "I hope you choke onevery penny.""Pick that up."She drew back her arm and slapped him as hard as she could.
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that love is the most powerful force in the world. That love can do anythin

that love is the most powerful force in the world. That love can do anything.
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Every memory we have changes slightly each time we think about it. We add s

Every memory we have changes slightly each time we think about it. We add stuff we learn in other places, or we forget stuff that doesn't seem important anymore. Or you think you remember something, like from your childhood, but actually you've just seen
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I always had plenty of ideas. I didn’t exactly have them. They grew—little

I always had plenty of ideas. I didn’t exactly have them. They grew—little by little, a half an idea at a time. First, part of a phrase and then a person to go with it. After a person, then a little corner of a place for the person to be in.
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Yet that grief and this joy were alike outside all the ordinary conditions

Yet that grief and this joy were alike outside all the ordinary conditions of life; they were loop-holes, as it were, in that ordinary life through which there came glimpses of something sublime. And in the contemplation of this sublime something the soul
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The most exciting part of writing a novel is when the characters take contr

The most exciting part of writing a novel is when the characters take control of the story
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Love could be instant and unconditional but trust develops through time. Yo

Love could be instant and unconditional but trust develops through time. You may not trust wholeheartedly while loving someone unconditionally.
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It was stumbling on to really the bible of the blues, you know, and a very

It was stumbling on to really the bible of the blues, you know, and a very powerful drug to be introduced to us and I absorbed it totally, and it changed my complete outlook on music.
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Learn well how to think right and then be your own shepherd, otherwise you

Learn well how to think right and then be your own shepherd, otherwise you shall be the unlucky sheep of all sorts of cunning shepherds!
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...for you know that soft is stronger than hard, water stronger than rock,

...for you know that soft is stronger than hard, water stronger than rock, love stronger than force." Vesadeva to Siddartha
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Democracy without respect for individual rights sucks. It's just ganging up

Democracy without respect for individual rights sucks. It's just ganging up against the weird kid, and I'm always the weird kid.
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If you want the world to know how truly beautiful you are, love everyone.

If you want the world to know how truly beautiful you are, love everyone.
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