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Like all of Latin America, Mexico after independence in 1821 turned its back on a triple heritage: on the Spanish heritage, because we were newly liberated colonies, and on our Indian and black heritages, because we considered them backward and barbaric. We looked towards France, England and the U.S., to become progressive democratic republics.

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Nothing is less important than which fork you use. Etiquette is the science

Nothing is less important than which fork you use. Etiquette is the science of living. It embraces everything. It is ethics. It is honor.
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I've read that the ancient Chinese art of feng shui can bring a sense of pe

I've read that the ancient Chinese art of feng shui can bring a sense of peace, well-being, and positive energy to a home - same as beer.
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We should explore ways to make us a more amazing species. A more fascinatin

We should explore ways to make us a more amazing species. A more fascinating society. We should embrace our innovations and evolve with them.
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When you have the ability to dream, you have the capability to do.

When you have the ability to dream, you have the capability to do.
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You could say that Facebook is doing a far more effective job than religion

You could say that Facebook is doing a far more effective job than religion at teaching us to 'love thy neighbor,' connecting us with random strangers and 'friends' from distant lands.
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I tell you Schoonmaker she doesn't know what she has. That's the heart of i

I tell you Schoonmaker she doesn't know what she has. That's the heart of it. She's like some wild creature who hasn't a clue the worth of its coat.
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Experience tells me habits are stronger than love, fear, and necessity.

Experience tells me habits are stronger than love, fear, and necessity.
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Solitude is a terrible thing, for it permits the imagination to picture, in

Solitude is a terrible thing, for it permits the imagination to picture, in detail, that which perhaps should never be articulated.
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Prayer without faith is as futile as a body without breathe.

Prayer without faith is as futile as a body without breathe.
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Faith, that faculty which enables us to believe things which we know to be

Faith, that faculty which enables us to believe things which we know to be untrue.
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I'm pretty into computers. I used to be a lot more into it when I was young

I'm pretty into computers. I used to be a lot more into it when I was younger.
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Nothing has to be funny. Sometimes I just laugh to heal my soul.

Nothing has to be funny. Sometimes I just laugh to heal my soul.
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