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One of the primary reasons why the human brain has evolved to look so far into the future is so that we can take actions in the present that will bring us to a better future rather than a worse one.

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This was a Darkness born of fire.

This was a Darkness born of fire.
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Nurturing a feeling makes it proliferate. Choose wisely. Joy, kindness, lov

Nurturing a feeling makes it proliferate. Choose wisely. Joy, kindness, love, & caring will illuminate your life.
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At present, the most effective way of preventing war would be for statesmen

At present, the most effective way of preventing war would be for statesmen to direct politics so as to support a sound nationalism. This leads to concordance between people of kindred race and languages, whereas the conquest and coercion of people of dif
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My family is just an amazing melting pot of wonderful religions and faiths.

My family is just an amazing melting pot of wonderful religions and faiths.
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Any problems that may occur have ultimately been caused by you, because you

Any problems that may occur have ultimately been caused by you, because you are responsible for where you are and what you are doing there.
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Note that acceptance is different from approval. Acceptance is simply sayin

Note that acceptance is different from approval. Acceptance is simply saying, “It is so.
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…So, um, you’re from Rochester? Like, New York?” Jersey asked.“Yup, we used

…So, um, you’re from Rochester? Like, New York?” Jersey asked.“Yup, we used to live out there,” Rudger confirmed, nonchalant. “You ever been?”“Naw, the closest I’ve ever been to there would be… well, believe it or not, New Jersey, the place where my paren
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Only if God IS ultimate reality, can he be our unconditional concern; only

Only if God IS ultimate reality, can he be our unconditional concern; only then can he be the object of surrender, obedience, and assent. Faith in anything which has only preliminary reality is idolatrous.
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White folks, no matter how well-meaning or open-minded, have no true idea w

White folks, no matter how well-meaning or open-minded, have no true idea what it's like to be black in America. That's not a slam against white people or an accusation of latent bigotry. But the fact is that we all live in an Anglo-dominated society.
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Move to a new country and you quickly see that visiting a place as a touris

Move to a new country and you quickly see that visiting a place as a tourist, and actually moving there for good, are two very different things.
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I have no control over time. I can only live in the time.

I have no control over time. I can only live in the time.
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You don’t have to accept every advice. You must carefully think about it in

You don’t have to accept every advice. You must carefully think about it in your quiet moment.
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