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I grew up with the understanding that the world I lived in was one where people enjoyed a sort of freedom to communicate with each other in privacy, without it being monitored, without it being measured or analyzed or sort of judged by these shadowy figures or systems, any time they mention anything that travels across public lines.

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We have grasped the mystery of the atom and rejected the Sermon on the Mou

We have grasped the mystery of the atom and rejected the Sermon on the Mount.
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It was how it had been with the madman among the tombs, that their number w

It was how it had been with the madman among the tombs, that their number was legion, far in excess at any rate if the number listed on the back of the door as the room's maximum occupancy.
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Music made me kinder. Music made me a lover.

Music made me kinder. Music made me a lover.
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Heroism doesn't pay very well. I try to be cold-blooded and money-oriented,

Heroism doesn't pay very well. I try to be cold-blooded and money-oriented, but I keep screwing it up.
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Human beings are the only creatures on Earth that allow children to come ba

Human beings are the only creatures on Earth that allow children to come back home.
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I am not always just living, just following all my fantasies; I come up for

I am not always just living, just following all my fantasies; I come up for air, for understanding.
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Long ago one of the Cynic philosophers strutted through the streets of Athe

Long ago one of the Cynic philosophers strutted through the streets of Athens in a torn mantle to make himself admired by everyone by displaying his contempt for convention. One day Socrates met him and said: 'I see your vanity through the hole in your ma
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We're [parents]) always bluffing, pretending we know best, when most of the

We're [parents]) always bluffing, pretending we know best, when most of the time we're just praying we won't screw up too badly.
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Guilt is the toothache of the soul.

Guilt is the toothache of the soul.
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You can not change the past but you can change the future.

You can not change the past but you can change the future.
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My strength is with actors. I think I'm good at working with them to get th

My strength is with actors. I think I'm good at working with them to get the best performances, at seeing what it is that they have and that the story needs.
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Leadership is a choice, not a position.

Leadership is a choice, not a position.
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