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The only thing that had saved her then was knitting. In prison she had become a compulsive knitter. Knitting allowed her to unite, to connect, to integrate. With every stitch she held on to dear life. Threads hold us together.

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Early on I quickly realized I'd never be the fastest or the strongest, but

Early on I quickly realized I'd never be the fastest or the strongest, but not once have I entertained the notion I couldn't be one of the toughest.
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Current research in any field of Science has not yet reached the point wher

Current research in any field of Science has not yet reached the point where we could start exploring the existential question regarding God as a Supreme Entity driving causality in the universe. However, as modern Neuroscience progresses further and gets
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When one person gets cancer, the whole family gets cancer.

When one person gets cancer, the whole family gets cancer.
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Real education happens only by failing, changing, challenging, and adjustin

Real education happens only by failing, changing, challenging, and adjusting. All of those gerunds apply to teachers as well as students. No person is an “educator,” because education is not something one person does to another. Education is an imprecise
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Determination knows that you can do what it takes, even if that is hard or

Determination knows that you can do what it takes, even if that is hard or frightening, in order to achieve the goal you seek.
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As much as Jefferson loved France residence abroad gave him greater appreci

As much as Jefferson loved France residence abroad gave him greater appreciation for his own nation. He was a tireless advocate for things American while abroad, and a promoter of things European while at home. Moving between two worlds, translating the b
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humility is beyond our reach. if it were a product of reaching, we would in

humility is beyond our reach. if it were a product of reaching, we would instinctively be proud of reaching it. it is a gift.
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Individuals start to see themselves reflected in their work and to understa

Individuals start to see themselves reflected in their work and to understand their full status as human beings through the object created, through the work accomplished. Work no longer entails surrendering a part of one's being in the form of labor power
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I think I give the impression of being a romantic, and I think inside I'm q

I think I give the impression of being a romantic, and I think inside I'm quite severe. But some might say they had the opposite impression of me.
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We only live once, so why not do something different?

We only live once, so why not do something different?
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Why is it that the Alpha females are crazy?"Meryn shrugged. "She made sense

Why is it that the Alpha females are crazy?"Meryn shrugged. "She made sense to me."Colton turned to Meryn. "You also set Aiden's car on fire when he ignored you."Amelia looked at Meryn. "Sounds reasonable."Meryn grinned. "I know, right?
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Roads go ever ever onUnder cloud and under starYet feet that wandering have

Roads go ever ever onUnder cloud and under starYet feet that wandering have goneTurn at last to home afar.Eyes that fire and sword have seenAnd horror in the halls of stoneLook at last on meadows greenAnd trees and hills they long have known.
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