Factober

No party has a monopoly on wisdom. No democracy works without compromise. But when Governor Romney and his allies in Congress tell us we can somehow lower our deficit by spending trillions more on new tax breaks for the wealthy - well, you do the math. I refuse to go along with that. And as long as I'm President, I never will.

Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

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Everybody makes excuses for themselves they wouldn't be prepared to make fo

Everybody makes excuses for themselves they wouldn't be prepared to make for other people.
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Patience is power.Patience is not an absence of action;rather it is "timing

Patience is power.Patience is not an absence of action;rather it is "timing"it waits on the right time to act,for the right principlesand in the right way.
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Crystal then read the red sticker out loud, "Dangerous, do not open." We bo

Crystal then read the red sticker out loud, "Dangerous, do not open." We both stared at each other for a moment. I was trying to figure out why a dumb book about power was dangerous
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You want to be great? Help others achieve their greatness

You want to be great? Help others achieve their greatness
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Because his art is sucha difficult one, the writer is not likely to advance

Because his art is sucha difficult one, the writer is not likely to advance in the worldas visibly as do his neighbors: while his best friends from highschool or college are becoming junior partners in prestigiouslaw firms, or opening their own mortuaries
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He felt a spasm of excitement because he knew instinctively who it was, or

He felt a spasm of excitement because he knew instinctively who it was, or at least knew who it was he wanted it to be, and once you know what it is you want to be true, instinct is a very useful device for enabling you to know that it is.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

The sad souls of those who lived without blame and without praise.

The sad souls of those who lived without blame and without praise.
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You know you love him when you can't sleep at night and get up early to tal

You know you love him when you can't sleep at night and get up early to talk to him the next morning.
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I’ve come to understand that each person has to work out their own personal

I’ve come to understand that each person has to work out their own personal algorithm of courage. No two are the same, and it’s no used trying to borrow or copy anyone else’s.
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My mind may be sober, but my confidence is high!

My mind may be sober, but my confidence is high!
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There is perhaps no more rewarding romance heroine than she who is not expe

There is perhaps no more rewarding romance heroine than she who is not expected to find love. The archetype comes in many disguises - the wallflower, the spinster, the governess, the single mom - but always with one sad claim: Love is not in her cards.
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Never underestimate yourself when you do what is right. Never overestimate

Never underestimate yourself when you do what is right. Never overestimate yourself when you do what is wrong.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago