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The real battle for Christians today is not Armageddon, it is the battle for a sensible approach to that ancient library of books we call the Bible. The Bible was written by human beings, with all the longings, prejudices and illusions that characterise us as a species. It is not an apocalyptic almanac, a mystical code book, an inerrant textbook for living. It is a compendium of a particular people's struggle with meaning; so it should encourage us to do the same in our day.

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Her eyes widen and she shoves me back and then there's a space between us,

Her eyes widen and she shoves me back and then there's a space between us, enough to paralyze me with all of the things I could do to her next. I could raise my hand and hit her in the face or bring my knee into her stomach, take a fistful of her hair and
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If you have a drop of violence or anger in your mind, it can ignite a candl

If you have a drop of violence or anger in your mind, it can ignite a candle and be the source of violence, so be kind.
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Experience teaches only the teachable.

Experience teaches only the teachable.
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Utilise each moment to achieve what you wish to experience.

Utilise each moment to achieve what you wish to experience.
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If you're following your dreams, you're doing something you love and that y

If you're following your dreams, you're doing something you love and that you believe in yourself for.
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Be willing to constantly travel towards the dreams of your future and don’t

Be willing to constantly travel towards the dreams of your future and don’t be afraid to give up the good for the great.
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If Roberts had been a poet or a painter or a musician

If Roberts had been a poet or a painter or a musician
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The grace of life is gratefulness.

The grace of life is gratefulness.
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The only thing tougher than developing leadership skills is attempting to be successful without them.
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The amazing miracle of death, when one second you're walking and talking, a

The amazing miracle of death, when one second you're walking and talking, and the next second you're an object.
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The only means by which one could attain complete happiness is to avoid liv

The only means by which one could attain complete happiness is to avoid living in constant expectation of it. It's the expectation that causes our unhappiness and consequent bitterness about life
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Every actor has a strength, and sometimes you just respond to things that you see yourself better at. I'm aware of what I can and can't do.
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