Factober

Let your heart shine even more than your face. The beautiful contents of your heart can never be forgotten, but your face will be a history.

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If I stopped writing and being at my piano, I wouldn't know how to live. It

If I stopped writing and being at my piano, I wouldn't know how to live. It's your best friend.
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…because it is natural to touch more often the parts that hurt.

…because it is natural to touch more often the parts that hurt.
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What is put into the hands of B cannot be put into the hands of A.

What is put into the hands of B cannot be put into the hands of A.
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It seems to me that, in every culture, I come across a chapter headed 'Wisd

It seems to me that, in every culture, I come across a chapter headed 'Wisdom.' And then I know exactly what is going to follow: 'Vanity of vanities, all is vanity.'
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I have always been resistant to doctrine, and any spirituality I had experi

I have always been resistant to doctrine, and any spirituality I had experienced thus far in my life had been much more abstract and not aligned with any recognized religion. For me, the most trustworthy vehicle for spirituality had always proven to be mu
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I cannot consent that my mortal body shall be laid in a repository prepared

I cannot consent that my mortal body shall be laid in a repository prepared for an Emperor or a King my republican feelings and principles forbid it the simplicity of our system of government forbids it.
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In this whole screwed-up town, you're the only thing that's always been rig

In this whole screwed-up town, you're the only thing that's always been right to me," he whispered. "I love you, Claire." She saw something that might have been just a flash of panic go across his expression, but then he steadied again. "I can't believe I
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Nothing good can come from a crack of dawn meeting on a Monday morning.

Nothing good can come from a crack of dawn meeting on a Monday morning.
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The process of grief and loss is as unique as your personal DNA (deoxyribon

The process of grief and loss is as unique as your personal DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid)
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If growing up means not seeing one’s family and friends on the regular—all

If growing up means not seeing one’s family and friends on the regular—all in the name of paying the bills, then growing up is overrated.
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The devil's happy when the critics run you off.

The devil's happy when the critics run you off.
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The art of government is the organization of idolatry.

The art of government is the organization of idolatry.
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