Factober

Language, identity, place, home: these are all of a piece - just different elements of belonging and not-belonging.

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Love is like a beautiful flower which I may not touch but whose fragrance

Love is like a beautiful flower which I may not touch but whose fragrance makes the garden a place of delight just the same.
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‪Rain is not a seasonal change, it’s a feeling that brings back ‪Memories!

‪Rain is not a seasonal change, it’s a feeling that brings back ‪Memories!
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Housework won't kill you, but then again, why take the chance?

Housework won't kill you, but then again, why take the chance?
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Too many people want to have one foot in the world and one foot in the king

Too many people want to have one foot in the world and one foot in the kingdom of God, and it is like straddling a fence. You are not happy either way. Declare yourself for Christ.
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One would go mad if one took the Bible seriously but to take it seriously o

One would go mad if one took the Bible seriously but to take it seriously one must be already mad.
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As far as I am concerned, poetry is a statement concerning the human condit

As far as I am concerned, poetry is a statement concerning the human condition, composed in verse.
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You don't wish me well when you tell me the sky is my limit. You bind me wi

You don't wish me well when you tell me the sky is my limit. You bind me within its realm. I prefer to hear that I am my limit, not the sky, because beyond our sky lays the moon, the sun, the milky way, other universes and the possibilities are limitless.
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I'm not letting the world - or anyone in it - determine my fate. Not anymor

I'm not letting the world - or anyone in it - determine my fate. Not anymore, at least. - Ginny
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The best way to be productive is to have a great team. So I spend more time

The best way to be productive is to have a great team. So I spend more time than most CEOs on human resources. That's 20 percent of my week.
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Jesus came to give us life without leaving out any of life in the giving.

Jesus came to give us life without leaving out any of life in the giving.
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Civilization – and by this I do not mean talking cinemas and tinned food, n

Civilization – and by this I do not mean talking cinemas and tinned food, nor even surgery and hygienic houses, but the whole moral and artistic organization of Europe – has not in itself the power of survival. It came into being through Christianity, and
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Medicine is a bit like love," Aunt Gertrude began. "There are the theatrica

Medicine is a bit like love," Aunt Gertrude began. "There are the theatrical outer forms gone through by the players-the bandages and injections and extractions, the flowers and love notes and dances-but the real work is always happening out of sight. In
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