Factober

I never submitted the whole system of my opinions to the creed of any party of men whatever in religion, in philosophy, in politics, or in anything else where I was capable of thinking for myself. Such an addiction is the last degradation of a free and moral agent. If I could not go to heaven but with a party, I would not go there at all.

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If I were an American as I am an Englishman while a foreign troop was lan

If I were an American as I am an Englishman while a foreign troop was landed in my country I never would lay down my arms - never! never! never!
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The fundamental characteristic that enables hidden leadership to bloom is d

The fundamental characteristic that enables hidden leadership to bloom is demonstrating integrity.
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If thou desire the love of God and man, be humble, for the proud heart, as

If thou desire the love of God and man, be humble, for the proud heart, as it loves none but itself, is beloved of none but itself. Humility enforces where neither virtue, nor strength, nor reason can prevail.
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Confidence doesn't come out of nowhere. It's a result of something... hours

Confidence doesn't come out of nowhere. It's a result of something... hours and days and weeks and years of constant work and dedication.
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Laws are silent in time of war.

Laws are silent in time of war.
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The very existence of libraries affords the best evidence that we may yet h

The very existence of libraries affords the best evidence that we may yet have hope for the future of man
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The unschooled European mind, inclined to rational reduction, to pigeonholi

The unschooled European mind, inclined to rational reduction, to pigeonholing and simplification, readily pushes everything African into a single bag and is content with facile stereotypes.
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To use the same words is not a sufficient guarantee of understanding one mu

To use the same words is not a sufficient guarantee of understanding one must use the same words for the same genus of inward experience ultimately one must have one's experiences in common.
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Whatever is true about your heart will show up in your actions.

Whatever is true about your heart will show up in your actions.
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She walked forward, feeling the dew on the grass with each step. She tighte

She walked forward, feeling the dew on the grass with each step. She tightened her eyes, welcoming the darkness.
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The question of what we are can only be answered by ourselves. We each deci

The question of what we are can only be answered by ourselves. We each decide what we are by the life choices we make. How we were made, who are parents are, where we are from, the color of our skin, who we choose to love, all those things do not define u
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Never take another human being to the third life, because we don't know how

Never take another human being to the third life, because we don't know how to go.
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