Factober

The fact that Newark is having poetry festivals and peace conferences - all of these things are building an undeniable thesis that our city is making incredible strides forward.

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Weird people follow you in the streets, you can't sit alone in a restaurant

Weird people follow you in the streets, you can't sit alone in a restaurant or a cafe and read a book in peace, and I think everybody values those moments of being alone.
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I would follow my mother around the kitchen watching and trying to find any

I would follow my mother around the kitchen watching and trying to find any way to help. One of the first dishes my mother taught me to make was hollandaise sauce. Though she always served it with broccoli, I soon realized it was equally delicious with as
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Did you really think I'd steer you wrong?" Then William pointed to the wide

Did you really think I'd steer you wrong?" Then William pointed to the wide-open country beyond the next ridge. "New York's that way. My compass is unerring.
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Introspect! Is your life moving forward or just moving like a pendulum?

Introspect! Is your life moving forward or just moving like a pendulum?
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It's a complex relationship when your dad happened to be president and you

It's a complex relationship when your dad happened to be president and you are president and then you have all the amateur psychology that goes on when people try to speculate about motivations.
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Here in the big city people spend their time thinking about work and about

Here in the big city people spend their time thinking about work and about money they don't give some value to friendships and it can be depressing.
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Between the wish and the thing the world lies waiting.

Between the wish and the thing the world lies waiting.
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I have spent much of my life around death. I have sat with people as they d

I have spent much of my life around death. I have sat with people as they died. I have listened to others relate near-death experiences. I have studied theology and am aware of what scriptures and religions say about life and death. And I have come to the
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Those who do not continuously seek knowledge are content to settle for medi

Those who do not continuously seek knowledge are content to settle for mediocrity.
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When I was a kid, dressing right and looking good was a priority. As I grew

When I was a kid, dressing right and looking good was a priority. As I grew up, I just wanted to stay that way, stick out a bit and have my own thing. That's where white belts and wearing some colors started. So signing with Puma was a great fit for me. I
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Happiness has to do with reason, and only reason earns it.

Happiness has to do with reason, and only reason earns it.
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Look to the past only to find ways to improve your present and future, neve

Look to the past only to find ways to improve your present and future, never to find regrets. Don’t let what has happened in the past limit your life now. Let your past expand your life.
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