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The mother-in-law came round last week. It was absolutely pouring down. So I opened the door and I saw her there and I said, 'Mother, don't just stand there in the rain. Go home.'

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If you look deep enough you will see music the heart of nature being everyw

If you look deep enough you will see music the heart of nature being everywhere music.
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You can find hope in despair. Dwell on positive thoughts.

You can find hope in despair. Dwell on positive thoughts.
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take a writer away from his typewriterand all you have leftisthe sicknesswh

take a writer away from his typewriterand all you have leftisthe sicknesswhich started himtypingin thebeginning
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I shall not be afraid of a calamity. God is my defender.

I shall not be afraid of a calamity. God is my defender.
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Zen is a journey of exploration and a way of living that, in and of itself,

Zen is a journey of exploration and a way of living that, in and of itself, does not belong to any one religion or tradition. It is about experiencing life in the here and now and about removing the dualistic distinctions between "I" and "you" between "su
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I'm not a teacher: only a fellow traveler of whom you asked the way. I poin

I'm not a teacher: only a fellow traveler of whom you asked the way. I pointed ahead - ahead of myself as well as you.
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The body suffers, but the spirit is renewed.

The body suffers, but the spirit is renewed.
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The happiness of any given life is to be measured not by its joys and pleas

The happiness of any given life is to be measured not by its joys and pleasures but by the extent to which it has been free from suffering from positive evil.
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I often learn more from one person's highly idiosyncratic experiences than

I often learn more from one person's highly idiosyncratic experiences than I do from sources that detail universal practices or cite up-to-date studies.
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I understood the life around me better, not from love, which everybody ackn

I understood the life around me better, not from love, which everybody acknowledges to be a great teacher, but from estrangement, to which nobody has attributed the power of reinforcing insight
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Courage consists not in blindly overlooking danger, but in seeing it, and c

Courage consists not in blindly overlooking danger, but in seeing it, and conquering it.
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Whenever God erects a house of prayer The devil always builds a chapel ther

Whenever God erects a house of prayer The devil always builds a chapel there And 'twill be found upon examination The latter has the largest congregation.
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