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The evolution of technology is, like the evolution of literature, heavily path-dependent. Culture plays a far more important role in the acceptance, adoption, and spread of technology than many of us are willing to acknowledge.

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Anatomy lab, in the end, becomes less a violation of the sacred and more so

Anatomy lab, in the end, becomes less a violation of the sacred and more something that interferes with happy hour, and that realization discomfits. In our rare reflective moments, we were all silently apologizing to our cadavers, not because we sensed th
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Qui-gon shook his head. 'No,' he said firmly. 'I'm not testing you, Obi-wan

Qui-gon shook his head. 'No,' he said firmly. 'I'm not testing you, Obi-wan. Life tests you! Every day it brings you new chances for triumph or defeat. And if you pass the test, it doesn't make you a Jedi. It makes you human.
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Today is a new day with boundless love and endless possibilities at your do

Today is a new day with boundless love and endless possibilities at your door.
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They said, Now we are capitalists! but all Ulrich could see was criminality

They said, Now we are capitalists! but all Ulrich could see was criminality to a principle.
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Each moment is perfect and heaven-sent, in that each moment holds the seeds

Each moment is perfect and heaven-sent, in that each moment holds the seeds for growth.
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Learning is finding out what you already know. Doing is demonstrating that

Learning is finding out what you already know. Doing is demonstrating that you know it. Teaching is reminding others that they know just as well as you. You are all learners, doers, teachers.
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I would like to wish the England squad every success. I would also very muc

I would like to wish the England squad every success. I would also very much like to extend those wishes to Martin Johnson, Brian Smith, Mike Ford, John Wells, Graham Rowntree and the rest of the England 2011 World Cup management team who have been fantas
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Where Christ’s Spirit is, it will bring men from their altitudes and excell

Where Christ’s Spirit is, it will bring men from their altitudes and excellencies, and make them to stoop to serve the church, and account it an honour to be an instrument to do good.
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Good artists copy, great artists steal.

Good artists copy, great artists steal.
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May Allah bless you." Or had she said: "May Allah burn you?" He was not sur

May Allah bless you." Or had she said: "May Allah burn you?" He was not sure which: the two Arabic words sounded so much alike.
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The fact that everyone is doing something does not mean that’s the right th

The fact that everyone is doing something does not mean that’s the right things.
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An intelligent, informed mind is more powerful than a loaded gun.

An intelligent, informed mind is more powerful than a loaded gun.
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