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Posted 5 months, 2 weeks ago

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He had a come-and-get-me-baby-I'm-pure-trouble-and-you're-gonna-love-it kin

He had a come-and-get-me-baby-I'm-pure-trouble-and-you're-gonna-love-it kind of attitude.
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Dying on your own terms, this is the greatest gift anyone can bestow upon a

Dying on your own terms, this is the greatest gift anyone can bestow upon a mortal man.
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Each of us has a call on our lives. This call says, ‘It’s time to get your

Each of us has a call on our lives. This call says, ‘It’s time to get your act together, then take it on the road.’ This call says, ‘Put on your traveling shoes so that you can be of use to others... so that you can wear your soul on the outside, light th
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I put her burnt bones into my mouth and swallowed them whole.

I put her burnt bones into my mouth and swallowed them whole.
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I was hoping we could just listen to Jimmy Eat World and forget we ever gre

I was hoping we could just listen to Jimmy Eat World and forget we ever grew up.
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It is a good rule in life never to apologize. The right sort of people do n

It is a good rule in life never to apologize. The right sort of people do not want apologies, and the wrong sort take a mean advantage of them.
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Very simply, we subsidize high-fructose corn syrup in this country, but not

Very simply, we subsidize high-fructose corn syrup in this country, but not carrots. While the surgeon general is raising alarms over the epidemic of obesity, the president is signing farm bills designed to keep the river of cheap corn flowing, guaranteei
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I'm often dismayed by the sludge I see appearing on my screen if I approach

I'm often dismayed by the sludge I see appearing on my screen if I approach writing as a task--the day's work--and not with some enjoyment.
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I should not be surprised," said Mr. Graham, "that the day should come when

I should not be surprised," said Mr. Graham, "that the day should come when men will refuse to believe in God simply on the ground of the apparent injustice of things. They would argue that there might be either an omnipotent being who did not care, or a
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He who is too busy doing good finds no time to be good.

He who is too busy doing good finds no time to be good.
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There are few experiences as depressing as that anxious barren state known

There are few experiences as depressing as that anxious barren state known as writer's block, where you sit staring at your blank page like a cadaver, feeling your mind congeal, feeling you talent run down your leg and into your sock.
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We will make America strong again. We will make America proud again. We wil

We will make America strong again. We will make America proud again. We will make America safe again. And we will make America great again.
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