Factober

The influence of teachers extends beyond the classroom, well into the future. It is they who shape and enrich the minds of the young, who touch their hearts and souls. It is they who shape a nation's future.

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They say adolescent 'best' friendships are like love affairs where we learn

They say adolescent 'best' friendships are like love affairs where we learn the rules of relationships: commitment, trust, loyalty, jealousy, exchange, loss. Not being acquainted with the theories of friendship, Charles and Lise chose each other out of go
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Working with plants, trees, fences and walls, if they practice sincerely th

Working with plants, trees, fences and walls, if they practice sincerely they will attain enlightenment.
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The greatest work of Art, is life. The greatest calling, lifting, sharing t

The greatest work of Art, is life. The greatest calling, lifting, sharing that Art. May these hands, this heart, complete its work,mixed in company,and laughter,within the capsule of time gifted,on the canvas one may fill.
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My love is the solitaire she wears and it's priceless.

My love is the solitaire she wears and it's priceless.
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Those who give themselves to prayer should in a special manner have always

Those who give themselves to prayer should in a special manner have always a devotion to St. Joseph; for I know not how any man can think of the Queen of the angels, during the time that she suffered so much with the Infant Jesus, without giving thanks to
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I have lived now for over a century, yet I can still say with complete conf

I have lived now for over a century, yet I can still say with complete confidence that no one can claim to have plumbed the depths of human misery who has not shared the fore-ends of a submarine with a camel.
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God, he was so beautiful. It was the tragic kind of beauty too, the kind yo

God, he was so beautiful. It was the tragic kind of beauty too, the kind you knew was doomed from the start. A face that launched a thousand ships and dug a million graves.
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I do care about real life. It's just not as interesting as what's in my boo

I do care about real life. It's just not as interesting as what's in my books.
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There is no treasure like the human heart.

There is no treasure like the human heart.
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Vane grabbed me. “DuLac, let’s chat.” British-speak for “Stand still while

Vane grabbed me. “DuLac, let’s chat.” British-speak for “Stand still while I yell at you.
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There is no higher calling than the service of your fellow man, and to do s

There is no higher calling than the service of your fellow man, and to do so through your own personal mastery of a craft is a gift enjoyed by few.
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The truth is that we all have what it takes to succeed and the fact is that

The truth is that we all have what it takes to succeed and the fact is that not everyone will attain what they define success to be.
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