Factober

It's a random universe. Shit happens. Good people get stage 4 cancer and dipshits win the lottery. There is no justice. Everything doesn't always come out square in the end. Life isn't some elegant math equation -- it's a Sergio Leone screenplay and everyone gets snuffed. Not all of us have to ante up for our portion of the tab. Some get to do the ol' dine 'n' dash.

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A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes long

A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer.
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In peacetime some sort of introduction is generally required to make a pers

In peacetime some sort of introduction is generally required to make a person's acquaintance
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I think the only answer is to live life to the fullest while you can and co

I think the only answer is to live life to the fullest while you can and collect memories like fools collect money. Because in the end, that's all you have - happy memories.
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Sully disapproved of destruction for destruction's sake, which seemed ever

Sully disapproved of destruction for destruction's sake, which seemed ever more popular in the modern world, but he always took delight in burning out or otherwise eliminating Evil when Evil just couldn't keep its ugly head down and stay in the shadows, w
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The great systems that inform the world about the truth and life invariably

The great systems that inform the world about the truth and life invariably claim to be absolutely truthful and well-balanced. In reality they are quaking bridges built out of yearning.
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Focus on what God can do through you.

Focus on what God can do through you.
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When a boy's first romantic interlude is with Pheobe the Dog-Faced Girl, he

When a boy's first romantic interlude is with Pheobe the Dog-Faced Girl, he feels a need to get out into the world and find a new life.
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The world in which you were born is just one model of reality. Other cultur

The world in which you were born is just one model of reality. Other cultures are not failed attempts at being YOU: they are unique manifestations of the human spirit.
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If you are swept off your feet it's time to get on your knees.

If you are swept off your feet it's time to get on your knees.
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War may sometimes be a necessary evil. But no matter how necessary, it is a

War may sometimes be a necessary evil. But no matter how necessary, it is always an evil, never a good. We will not learn to live together in peace by killing each other's children.
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Where I was born and where and how I have lived is unimportant. It is what

Where I was born and where and how I have lived is unimportant. It is what I have done with where I have been that should be of interest.
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I am alone in the world, and yet not alone enough to make each hour holy. I

I am alone in the world, and yet not alone enough to make each hour holy. I am lowly in this world, and yet not lowly enough for me to be just a thing to you, dark and shrewd. I want my will and I want to go with my will as it moves towards action.
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