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Ken Lay, the disgraced former chairman of Enron, found a way to escape his legal problems: He died after being convicted of fraud and conspiracy charges.

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A man's biggest enemy is his mouth.

A man's biggest enemy is his mouth.
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There are some choices you can only make once. You can't go back to where y

There are some choices you can only make once. You can't go back to where you made a choice and then take the other one.
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The day of perfection is not scheduled on earth.

The day of perfection is not scheduled on earth.
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Maybe you didn’t need to know anything special to write a work of fiction.

Maybe you didn’t need to know anything special to write a work of fiction. Maybe you didn’t need to delve into some kind of life question you knew you’d lived. Perhaps your subconscious would do the job for you, if only you dared to dream.
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When I was walking in the mountains with the Japanese man and began to hear

When I was walking in the mountains with the Japanese man and began to hear the water, he said, 'What is the sound of the waterfall?' 'Silence,' he finally told me.
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Actors are all about entrances, but writers are all about exits.

Actors are all about entrances, but writers are all about exits.
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Talent is like a little seed; when nurtured, it will flourish.

Talent is like a little seed; when nurtured, it will flourish.
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None of us can be free of conflict and woe. Even the greatest men have had

None of us can be free of conflict and woe. Even the greatest men have had to accept disappointments as their daily bread. ... The art of living lies less in eliminating our troubles than in growing with them.
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If you walk around proudly when someone greets you with respect or says, ‘w

If you walk around proudly when someone greets you with respect or says, ‘welcome, welcome’, you will suffer a loss, right? Here, it was the other person’s duty [social obligation] to welcome you, but you shouldn’t fall short. So you should immediately ch
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Making the choice to exercise compassion is an expression of Love for Human

Making the choice to exercise compassion is an expression of Love for Humanity and Life itself.
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It's so strange how life works: You want something and you wait and wait an

It's so strange how life works: You want something and you wait and wait and feel like it's taking forever to come. Then it happens and it's over and all you want to do is curl back up in that moment before things changed.
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Do ye always drool like that? Is it a family trait, lass?

Do ye always drool like that? Is it a family trait, lass?
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