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With every fragment of rock that fall from me, I can hear the voice of Mari

With every fragment of rock that fall from me, I can hear the voice of Marianne Engle. I love you. Aishiteru. Ego amo te. Ti amo. Eg elska pig. Ich liebe dich. It is moving across time, coming to me in every language of the world, and it sounds like pure
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If it took your authentic voice to get you there, it will take your authent

If it took your authentic voice to get you there, it will take your authentic voice to keep you there. Your job is to keep listening.
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It is always thus, impelled by a state of mind which is destined not to las

It is always thus, impelled by a state of mind which is destined not to last, we make our irrevocable decisions
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Because widespread participation is so central to popular sovereignty, we c

Because widespread participation is so central to popular sovereignty, we can say that the less political participation there is in a society, the weaker the democracy.
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So long as authority inspires awe, confusion and absurdity enhance conserva

So long as authority inspires awe, confusion and absurdity enhance conservative tendencies in society. Firstly, because clear and logical thinking leads to a cumulation of knowledge (of which the progress of the natural sciences provides the best example)
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By and large, the kind of science fiction which makes tomorrow's headlines

By and large, the kind of science fiction which makes tomorrow's headlines as near as this morning's coffee has enlarged popular awareness of the modern, miraculous world of science we live in. It has helped generations of young people feel at age with a
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I hate housework! You make the beds you do the dishes - and six months lat

I hate housework! You make the beds you do the dishes - and six months later you have to start all over again.
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I understood that no one could have lobbed such a stinging wad of shame out

I understood that no one could have lobbed such a stinging wad of shame out into the world without having a considerable personal reserve of it to draw on.
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You can and should stand up for who you are and what you represent, without

You can and should stand up for who you are and what you represent, without fear or prejudice. You take the promises you have made to yourself and to others very seriously.
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Everything is alive if your viewpoint is lively.

Everything is alive if your viewpoint is lively.
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Still there are moments when one feels free from one’s own identification w

Still there are moments when one feels free from one’s own identification with human limitations and inadequacies. At such moments, one imagines that one stands on some spot of a small planet, gazing in amazement at the cold yet profoundly moving beauty o
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Entitlement is simply the belief that you deserve something. Which is great

Entitlement is simply the belief that you deserve something. Which is great. The hard part is, you'd better make sure you deserve it. So, how did I make sure that I deserved it?To answer that, I would like to quote from the Twitter bio of one of my favori
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