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How rarely these few years, as work keeps up aloof,Or fares, or one thing or another,How we had days to spend under our parents' roof;Myself, my sister, and my brother.All five of us will die; to reckon from the pastThis flesh and blood is unforgiving.What's hard is that just one of us will be the lastTo bear it all and go on living.

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I was driven to reflect deeply and inveterately on that hard law of life, w

I was driven to reflect deeply and inveterately on that hard law of life, which lies at the root of religion and is one of the most plentiful springs of distress. Though so profound a double-dealer, I was in no sense a hypocrite; both sides of me were in
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Mysteries precede humankind, envelop us and draw us forward into exploratio

Mysteries precede humankind, envelop us and draw us forward into exploration and wonder. Secrets are the work of humankind, a covert and often insidious way to gather, withhold or impose power. Do not confuse the pursuit of one with the manipulation of th
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All Nature wears one universal grin.

All Nature wears one universal grin.
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Germany was beaten after World War I, but it didn't take long for it to ris

Germany was beaten after World War I, but it didn't take long for it to rise again as a much more malignant threat. The end of World War II was not to be a compromise; it was to come about from the total annihilation of the enemies' ability and will to ma
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Being like a rock wall" is when a master of martial arts suddenly becomes l

Being like a rock wall" is when a master of martial arts suddenly becomes like a rock wall, inaccessible to anything at all, immovable.
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Even a lie told for a good purpose has a way of perpetuating itself, doesn'

Even a lie told for a good purpose has a way of perpetuating itself, doesn't it? Look at all the trouble I caused by refusing to tell the truth about Sarah's father."- Nell
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Writers, like teeth, are divided into incisors and grinders.

Writers, like teeth, are divided into incisors and grinders.
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Come clean about your true nature before the day the body ceases. Hard not

Come clean about your true nature before the day the body ceases. Hard not to cling to duality as the excuse, but every brain is manifesting duality as if it is some internal feature projected outward for the attention of others.
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I guess I'm just an open-hearted, fair, good person. I try to encourage peo

I guess I'm just an open-hearted, fair, good person. I try to encourage people to be their best and look inside themselves and find out what they are passionate about and expand on that and enjoy life.
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There are more important things in life than chasing after this myth of per

There are more important things in life than chasing after this myth of perfection.
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Noblest. Bravest. What rot. There was no bravery in buying oneself out of d

Noblest. Bravest. What rot. There was no bravery in buying oneself out of difficulty.
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If all work and no play makes you dull,Then you're on the wrong job.

If all work and no play makes you dull,Then you're on the wrong job.
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