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Sense the blessings of the earth in the perfect arc of a ripe tangerine, the taste of warm, fresh bread, the circling flight of birds, the lavender color of the sky shining in a late afternoon rain puddle, the million times we pass other beings in our cars and shops and out among the trees without crashing, conflict, or harm.

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The more I allow myself to face that truth about my participation in a viol

The more I allow myself to face that truth about my participation in a violent world, the more my faith and my intellect call me to humility and compassion rather than to doctrinaire ethics. I cannot hope for a clear conscience. I can only hope that my et
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He no longer loves the person whom he loved ten years ago. I quite believe

He no longer loves the person whom he loved ten years ago. I quite believe it. She is no longer the same, nor is he. He was young, and she also; she is quite different. He would perhaps love her yet, if she were what she was then.
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And if I am comfortable with it, why do I still call it loneliness? Because

And if I am comfortable with it, why do I still call it loneliness? Because--and I think somehow she would understand this--you can have and recognize a sadness in your alienation and in other people's alienation and still not long to be around anyone. I
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Only the power of light illuminates our thoughts and our being.

Only the power of light illuminates our thoughts and our being.
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I don't know if any famous people follow me, but their daughters definitely

I don't know if any famous people follow me, but their daughters definitely do.
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He's very nice. He's something I replied. She considered this zipping her p

He's very nice. He's something I replied. She considered this zipping her purse shut. Then she said Well everyone is. Everyone is Something. For some reason that stuck with me simple and yet not every since she'd said it. It was like a puzzle as well two
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No matter what, nobody can take away the dances you've already had.

No matter what, nobody can take away the dances you've already had.
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It facilitates labor and thought so much that there is always the temptatio

It facilitates labor and thought so much that there is always the temptation in large schools to omit the endless task of meeting the wants of each single mind, and to govern by steam. But it is at frightful cost. Our modes of Education aim to expedite, t
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There are several revenue streams that are near and present that could supp

There are several revenue streams that are near and present that could support a private space station, including in-space manufacturing, microgravity research, and tourism - for both individuals and sovereign nation astronauts - and in-space supply logis
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The mode by which the impossible is reached is Cosmic Ordering.

The mode by which the impossible is reached is Cosmic Ordering.
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You must remember this feeling, Jon.The feeling of being happy. It doesn't

You must remember this feeling, Jon.The feeling of being happy. It doesn't happen often but when it does, you must grab it with both hands and hold it close. Let it overwhelm you. Don'tover analyse any emotion. But remember it. Always remember it.
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When you write about what you dream, you become a writer.When you dream abo

When you write about what you dream, you become a writer.When you dream about what you write, you become haunted by a curse.
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