Factober

The land belongs to the future, Carl; that's the way it seems to me. How many of the names on the county clerk's plat will be there in fifty years? I might as well try to will the sunset over there to my brother's children. We come and go, but the land is always here. And the people who love it and understand it are the people who own it--for a little while.

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Nothing, absolutely nothing, happens 'till parents stop clenching their fis

Nothing, absolutely nothing, happens 'till parents stop clenching their fists around precious things and people, let go, & trust God!
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If you tell somebody something, you've forever robbed them of the opportuni

If you tell somebody something, you've forever robbed them of the opportunity to discover it for themselves.
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Progress however slow is still progress, but be it for the better if sped u

Progress however slow is still progress, but be it for the better if sped up quicker.
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Once in jail or you just go in prison for a reason you don't have rights...

Once in jail or you just go in prison for a reason you don't have rights... So be wise, think twice and don't go there!
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I am afraid, my dear niece, that a ‘mere woman’ is something you most certa

I am afraid, my dear niece, that a ‘mere woman’ is something you most certainly are not.
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My mother's father was from Brazil - a painter, and not a famous one - and

My mother's father was from Brazil - a painter, and not a famous one - and was always broke. But he was a free spirit, a great grandfather.
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You are new Creation by the blood of Jesus.

You are new Creation by the blood of Jesus.
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There were so many desperate people on the street crying for help that you

There were so many desperate people on the street crying for help that you had to shut off your heart or the pain would be too much. After a while, you can´t care anymore. And that is what hell is like.
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The painter constructs, the photographer discloses.

The painter constructs, the photographer discloses.
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Everything is created twice, first in the mind and then in reality.

Everything is created twice, first in the mind and then in reality.
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I suppose we were better observers than communicators; we were all subjects

I suppose we were better observers than communicators; we were all subjects to be worried over, complained about, even adored, but never quite people to be held or loved. There was an intellectual, almost absurd distance.
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School fools a lot of people. Professionally, one thing is not the most tha

School fools a lot of people. Professionally, one thing is not the most that one person can be.
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