Factober

Somewhere in this latest humiliation there was a lesson in self-reliance. He'd failed so completely that he'd become his own man again.

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The world of light and starry grace;within your mind I live to trace.Your t

The world of light and starry grace;within your mind I live to trace.Your thought’s speed in thunder’s glory,lightening my being with dream’s story.I embrace the tree carrying your nameYour unspoken wish : the heart of fame.
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Your own space, man, it's so important. That's why we were doomed because w

Your own space, man, it's so important. That's why we were doomed because we didn't have any. It is like monkeys in a zoo. They die. You know, everything needs to be left alone.
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It was the damnedest thing, life. Once you decide exactly how things are go

It was the damnedest thing, life. Once you decide exactly how things are going to go, something or someone comes along and messes it all up.
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That Jesus is popular in Mark 2:2, however, is not a general model for Chri

That Jesus is popular in Mark 2:2, however, is not a general model for Christian ministry; the rest of Mark itself shows that eventually crowds denounced Jesus (15:13–14). From these narratives we might learn to use any popularity for good at the moment b
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See?” I’d whispered to Bones, nudging him with a grin. “He never argues wit

See?” I’d whispered to Bones, nudging him with a grin. “He never argues with her. Isn’t that sweet?”A snort preceded his response. “Keep dreaming, pet.
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A book reads the better which is our own, and has been so long known to us,

A book reads the better which is our own, and has been so long known to us, that we know the topography of its blots, and dog's ears, and can trace the dirt in it to having read it at tea with buttered muffins.
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To be good, is to be like God. Our purpose in life is to try and reach that

To be good, is to be like God. Our purpose in life is to try and reach that standard. We will always fall short, but in our lifetime if we try our best to make a world where everyone is treated equally with respect, empathy, and compassion, the big payoff
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Nothing common can seem worthy of you.

Nothing common can seem worthy of you.
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It is easy to display a wound, the proud scars of combat. It is hard to sho

It is easy to display a wound, the proud scars of combat. It is hard to show a pimple
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... shunning all offers of help, all offers of the more practical... This w

... shunning all offers of help, all offers of the more practical... This was his task, he said, and it would be carried out alone. Penance, my brother reminded me, was a lonely place to be.
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At these moments I took refuge in the most perfect solitude. I passed whole

At these moments I took refuge in the most perfect solitude. I passed whole days on the lake alone in a little boat, watching the clouds, and listening to the rippling of the waves, silent and listless.
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A wise neuter joins with neither but uses both as his honest interest lea

A wise neuter joins with neither but uses both as his honest interest leads him.
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