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Somehow our society has formed a one-sided view of the human personality, and for some reason everyone understood giftedness and talent only as it applied to the intellect. But it is possible not only to be talented in one's thoughts but also to be talented in one's feelings as well.

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It is illegal to yell “fire” in a crowded theater. If there is a fire, plea

It is illegal to yell “fire” in a crowded theater. If there is a fire, please yell something else instead, like “Flames!” or “Smoke maker!” or “Bad hot!
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If at first you don't succeed try try again. Then quit. There's no use b

If at first you don't succeed try try again. Then quit. There's no use being a damn fool about it.
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Success is always temporary. When all is said and one, the only thing you'l

Success is always temporary. When all is said and one, the only thing you'll have left is your character.
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I think it works differently for everyone. Some people do amazing things wi

I think it works differently for everyone. Some people do amazing things with research, but for me, it just gets convoluted, and I start to think too much.
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She had seen what it cost him and her heart quickened with compassion. For

She had seen what it cost him and her heart quickened with compassion. For that alone, she might have loved him almost.
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What are we? We are a thinking universe!

What are we? We are a thinking universe!
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We should always be learning. However, we must be careful not to set aside

We should always be learning. However, we must be careful not to set aside our faith in the process, because faith actually enhances our ability to learn.
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Even love becomes pain if destiny has some other designs.

Even love becomes pain if destiny has some other designs.
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Turns out making a dramatic exit is a lot harder when you have to stand the

Turns out making a dramatic exit is a lot harder when you have to stand there and wait another twenty minutes for a boat to dock.
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Big or small, sin is sin!

Big or small, sin is sin!
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Every age, every generation has its built in assumptions, that the world is

Every age, every generation has its built in assumptions, that the world is flat, that the world is round etc. There are hundreds of hidden assumptions, things we take for granted, that may or may not be true. Of-course in the vast majority of cases histo
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Time has become a melding of minutes and months and the feeling of seasons.

Time has become a melding of minutes and months and the feeling of seasons. […] Leon says it is the Bhutan Time Warp and I know what he means. Time does not hurl itself forward at breakneck speed here. Change happens very slowly. A grandmother and her gra
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