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A significant number of people diagnosed with mental illness have psychic a

A significant number of people diagnosed with mental illness have psychic abilities not yet under control. They may have true mental illness as well, including faulty neurological wiring and chemical imbalance. However, some people have mental breaks beca
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You can't push me away, mio cuore. You can't!

You can't push me away, mio cuore. You can't!
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Until justice is blind to color, until education is unaware of race, until

Until justice is blind to color, until education is unaware of race, until opportunity is unconcerned with the color of men's skins, emancipation will be a proclamation but not a fact.
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I’ll walk, but not in old heroic traces,And not in paths of high morality,A

I’ll walk, but not in old heroic traces,And not in paths of high morality,And not among the half-distinguished faces,The clouded forms of long-past history.I’ll walk where my own nature would be leading:It vexes me to choose another guide:Where the grey f
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Whether Hindus or Greeks, Egyptians or Japanese, Chinese, Sumerians, or anc

Whether Hindus or Greeks, Egyptians or Japanese, Chinese, Sumerians, or ancient Americans -- or even Romans, the most "modern" among people of antiquity -- they all placed the Golden Age, the Age of Truth, the rule of Kronos or of Ra or of any other gods
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

For if a man by magical arts and sacrifices will bring down the moon, and d

For if a man by magical arts and sacrifices will bring down the moon, and darken the sun, and induce storms, or fine weather, I should not believe that there was anything divine, but human, in these things, provided the power of the divine were overpowere
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There is change in all things. You yourself are subject to continual change

There is change in all things. You yourself are subject to continual change and some decay and this is common to the entire universe.
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Work for something because it is good, not just because it stands a chance

Work for something because it is good, not just because it stands a chance to succeed.
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When you choose your friends, don't be short-changed by choosing personalit

When you choose your friends, don't be short-changed by choosing personality over character.
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Fairness is what justice really is.

Fairness is what justice really is.
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When the river of emotions bursts its banks and expectations go over the ed

When the river of emotions bursts its banks and expectations go over the edges of reality, the brain creates hallucinations. Ringxiety-stricken people feel illusive vibrating alerts and hear phantom phone rings, since absence of ringing generates scaring
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You only had to choose which me to talk to, for, you know, we all change ou

You only had to choose which me to talk to, for, you know, we all change our manners, depending on who has come to chat. One doesn’t behave at all the same way to a grandfather as to a bosom friend, to a professor as to a curious niece.
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