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Our individuality is all, all, that we have. There are those who barter it for security, those who repress it for what they believe is the betterment of the whole society, but blessed in the twinkle of the morning star is the one who nurtures it and rides it in, in grace and love and wit, from peculiar station to peculiar station along life's bittersweet route.

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Freedom from a tyrant is easy, but freedom from societal conformity is diff

Freedom from a tyrant is easy, but freedom from societal conformity is difficult.
Posted 4 months ago

We no longer produce laborers, we would rather pray to God to send laborers

We no longer produce laborers, we would rather pray to God to send laborers to come and build our cities
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That's the crazy things about lies, you start to believe them yourself." (p

That's the crazy things about lies, you start to believe them yourself." (pg. 342)
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Management informs. Leadership applies. The effective managers inform accur

Management informs. Leadership applies. The effective managers inform accurately. Effective leaders apply wisely.
Posted 4 months ago

During our first date,I wanted to hold your hand so badI almost cut mine of

During our first date,I wanted to hold your hand so badI almost cut mine offand threw it at youto see if you would catch it
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I smiled back and I thoughthow incredible that was, that they would find th

I smiled back and I thoughthow incredible that was, that they would find the time to smile. There was goodness in the world still, even if you couldn’t always see it.
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Moral conduct in the worldly life [vyavahaar charitra] is to behave in a wa

Moral conduct in the worldly life [vyavahaar charitra] is to behave in a way that hurts no woman and to not look at a woman lustfully.
Posted 4 months ago

You haven't lived life to the fullest until you've found something worth dy

You haven't lived life to the fullest until you've found something worth dying for
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That's a rhetorical question, and trying to answer rhetorical questions ins

That's a rhetorical question, and trying to answer rhetorical questions instead of being cowed by them is a good habit to cultivate.
Posted 4 months ago

A deeper intimacy with God sharpens our awareness of sin, which causes a st

A deeper intimacy with God sharpens our awareness of sin, which causes a stronger need for grace and a freer offering of mercy.
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After all, history is a type of fantasy. For all the primary source researc

After all, history is a type of fantasy. For all the primary source research, in the end, the past world the historian builds is as weird and remote from our own as Middle Earth or Narnia, yet oddly familiar.
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We fundamentalists are a pack of mood-loving showoffs. I'm sure the Minor P

We fundamentalists are a pack of mood-loving showoffs. I'm sure the Minor Prophets would have found subject for correction.
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