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The person who tries to live alone will not succeed as a human being. His heart withers if it does not answer another heart. His mind shrinks away if he hears only the echoes of his own thoughts and finds no other inspiration.

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I know what dissipate means, Arty. I'm not three, for heaven's sake.

I know what dissipate means, Arty. I'm not three, for heaven's sake.
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As the warm air blew in the car, simple snapshots of the life they'd lived

As the warm air blew in the car, simple snapshots of the life they'd lived together surfaced in his mind; but as always, those images led inexorably to their final day together.
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People talk-- they sneer at escapism. Well, there are those of us who need

People talk-- they sneer at escapism. Well, there are those of us who need it.
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He, who beats his wife defies his goddess

He, who beats his wife defies his goddess
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When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know pea

When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.
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People who fell in love at first sight, rushed home to their parents to tel

People who fell in love at first sight, rushed home to their parents to tell them the good news and subsequently married were, [Patricia Highsmith] thought, retarded. Rather, a more honest appraisal of the nature of love positions it nearer to the horrors
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The only way you would have failed," she said, "is if you had.

The only way you would have failed," she said, "is if you had.
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Meditation practice is how we discover basic goodness and learn to cultivat

Meditation practice is how we discover basic goodness and learn to cultivate bodhichitta. With this view, practice, and activity, even the most mundane situation becomes a vehicle for awakening.
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While Dmitri, as the leader of Raphael’s Seven, could not accept such a wea

While Dmitri, as the leader of Raphael’s Seven, could not accept such a weakness, the mortal he’d once been, the one who had loved a woman with a wide mouth and eyes of slanted brown . . . that man understood what it was to love so deeply it was a kind of
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In modern time slowness is new sickness.

In modern time slowness is new sickness.
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God sits on a blue throne called the vena cava. There is no need for a temp

God sits on a blue throne called the vena cava. There is no need for a temple to communicate or pray to him. His truths travel from his seat over a purple bridge in your heart, also known as your conscience. Your conscience is where his wisdom shines. A c
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Ain't no such thing as a little fault or a big fault. Satan get his foot in

Ain't no such thing as a little fault or a big fault. Satan get his foot in the door, he ain't going to rest till he's in the room. You is in the Word or you ain't--ain't no halfway with God.
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