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The new industries are brainy industries and so-called knowledge workers tend to like to be near other people who are the same. Think of the City of Hollywood. People cluster. This means you have winning regions, such as London and Cambridge, and losing regions. The people who want to be top lawyers in Sunderland are hoovered up by London.

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Nothing external to you has any power over you.

Nothing external to you has any power over you.
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Vin paused. "And you have all of these religions memorized?""As much as is

Vin paused. "And you have all of these religions memorized?""As much as is possible," Sazed said. "Their prayers, their beliefs, their mythologies. Many are very similar -- break-offs or sects of one another.""Even still, how can you remember all of that?
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Nuclear power is a young technology - there's so much more to be discovered

Nuclear power is a young technology - there's so much more to be discovered. That's what makes it so exciting to me. Yes, there are problems, but innovative people are going to be able to come up with solutions and bring the technology to its full potenti
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It’s amazing what you can do when you get creative.

It’s amazing what you can do when you get creative.
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Boys have a rap sheet of breaking women's heart!!

Boys have a rap sheet of breaking women's heart!!
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In any investment, you expect to have fun and make money.

In any investment, you expect to have fun and make money.
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I learned easily and had time to follow my inclination for sports (light at

I learned easily and had time to follow my inclination for sports (light athletics and skiing) and chemistry, which I taught myself by reading all textbooks I could get.
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Jokes are hilarious only when you take them unreal and dreamlike, otherwise

Jokes are hilarious only when you take them unreal and dreamlike, otherwise it becomes painful. So I always live otherworldly...
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A garden without cats, it will be generally agreed, can scarcely deserve to

A garden without cats, it will be generally agreed, can scarcely deserve to be called a garden at all...much of the magic of the heather beds would vanish if, as we bent over them, there was no chance that we might hear a faint rustle among the blossoms,
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Intelligence entails a strong mind, but genius entails a heart of a lion in

Intelligence entails a strong mind, but genius entails a heart of a lion in tune with a strong mind.
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Men who believe in good and evil, and who believe that good should win, sho

Men who believe in good and evil, and who believe that good should win, should watch for those moments when it is possible to play God
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The question I’d long posed to myself—whether to be married or to be single

The question I’d long posed to myself—whether to be married or to be single—is a false binary. The space in which I’ve always wanted to live—indeed, where I have spend my adulthood—isn’t between those two poles, but beyond it. The choice between being mar
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