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The 'morality of compromise' sounds contradictory. Compromise is usually a sign of weakness, or an admission of defeat. Strong men don't compromise, it is said, and principles should never be compromised.

Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

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So is this being in love? I stay with the moment, waiting to find out, the

So is this being in love? I stay with the moment, waiting to find out, the space between us fluctuating with uncertainty. The only thing I am sure of is that each time his lips leave mine they are right back again.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

You are beautiful. You are unique. Your heart holds celestial love which fl

You are beautiful. You are unique. Your heart holds celestial love which flows like a mighty river through you to nourish the universe.
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And that's the great thing about living the Christian life and trying to li

And that's the great thing about living the Christian life and trying to live by faith, is you're trying to get better every day. You're trying to improve.
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Scott: I don't think I'm ready to be a grown-up.Kim: I don't think you are

Scott: I don't think I'm ready to be a grown-up.Kim: I don't think you are either, buddy. But hey, you'll get it. It just takes practice.
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Gregorius was never to forget this scene. They were his first Portuguese wo

Gregorius was never to forget this scene. They were his first Portuguese words in the real world and they worked. That words could cause something in the world, make someone move or stop, laugh or cry: even as a child he had found it enigmatic and it had
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Genius, as we tend to talk about it today, is some sort of mysterious and c

Genius, as we tend to talk about it today, is some sort of mysterious and combustible substance that burns brightly and burns out. It's the strange gift of poets and pop stars that allows them to produce one wonderful work in their early twenties and then
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Changing your mind and your attitude can move you into what seems like anot

Changing your mind and your attitude can move you into what seems like another dimension.
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And now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest of these

And now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest of these is love.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Deep inside of you is a 'Guru' with the wisdom of the entire Universe!

Deep inside of you is a 'Guru' with the wisdom of the entire Universe!
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Only Yeong-hye, docile and naive, had been unable to deflect their father's

Only Yeong-hye, docile and naive, had been unable to deflect their father's temper or put up any form of resistance. Instead, she had merely absorbed all her suffering inside her, deep into the marrow of her bones. Now, with the benefit of hindsight, In-h
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When you do choose to speak," she told me, "speak truths.

When you do choose to speak," she told me, "speak truths.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Oh, what strange wonderful clocks women are. They nest in Time. They make t

Oh, what strange wonderful clocks women are. They nest in Time. They make the flesh that holds fast and binds eternity. They live inside the gift, know power, accept, and need not mention it. Why speak of time when you are Time, and shape the universal mo
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