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The value of an arts education is widely accepted, especially in California.

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When I was a girlthe books I read were by men.

When I was a girlthe books I read were by men.
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Don’t say you don’t have enough time or enough money to change the world. Y

Don’t say you don’t have enough time or enough money to change the world. You have exactly the same number of hours per day that were given to Helen Keller, Gandhi, Michelangelo, Mother Teresa, Leonardo da Vinci and Jesus Christ.
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Give your entire attention to what God is doing right now, and don't get wo

Give your entire attention to what God is doing right now, and don't get worked up about what may or may not happen tomorrow. God will help you deal with whatever hard things come up when the time comes.
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Then he led her to sit by him on a fallen gum trunk, smooth and white, and

Then he led her to sit by him on a fallen gum trunk, smooth and white, and he leaned to whisper in her ear. Transferred the secret he and her mother had kept for seventeen years. Waited for the flicker of recognition, the minute shift in expression as she
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Once in a while I'll get moved to do some exercise. It's something I long f

Once in a while I'll get moved to do some exercise. It's something I long for but the biggest problem is bending down and putting my tennis shoes on. Once I go out I'm OK.
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Some two thousand stone-throwing protesters gathered in the street outside

Some two thousand stone-throwing protesters gathered in the street outside the school. They chanted, "We want fairness. There is no fairness if you don't let us cheat." It sounds like a joke, but they were absolutely serious.
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I think the poetry that came out of Belfast, and especially the Queen's Uni

I think the poetry that came out of Belfast, and especially the Queen's University set, in the 1970s and '80s - you know, Paul Muldoon and Seamus Heaney, Derek Mahon and Ciaran Carson - that was probably the finest body of work since the Gaelic renaissanc
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The Intelligence Committee will also examine present counterintelligence pr

The Intelligence Committee will also examine present counterintelligence programs for the Department of Energy, the National Laboratories, and the Department of Defense.
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Too often we want to take stands to elevate us rather than elevate a cause.

Too often we want to take stands to elevate us rather than elevate a cause.
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We humans are different - our brains are built not to fix memories in stone

We humans are different - our brains are built not to fix memories in stone but rather to transform them, our recollections in their retelling.
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Heart-flow means listening to your intuition and hunches and following your

Heart-flow means listening to your intuition and hunches and following your heart. How can you let your heart lead today?
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One doesn’t become a witch to run around being harmful, or to run around be

One doesn’t become a witch to run around being harmful, or to run around being helpful either, a district visitor on a broomstick. It’s to escape all that - to have a life of one’s own, not an existence doled out to by others.
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