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There is an Anglo-Saxon form of riddling that plays with the polarities of words like bright and dark, cold and warm, throwing them against one another and crafting lines of rich, humorous nonsense like this poem that has been around for so many hundreds of years that you just have to sit back and, with nothing else in mind, laugh out loud.

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As Haw prepared to leave, he started to feel more alive, knowing that he wa

As Haw prepared to leave, he started to feel more alive, knowing that he was finally able to laugh at himself, let go and move on.
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I know that I pay 48 percent of my income to taxes. You know, I wouldn't mi

I know that I pay 48 percent of my income to taxes. You know, I wouldn't mind so much if it wasn't going just to export war. If it was actually going to help the people of the United States, I would gladly pay more.
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That’s been one of my mantras — focus and simplicity. Simple can be harder

That’s been one of my mantras — focus and simplicity. Simple can be harder than complex: You have to work hard to get your thinking clean to make it simple. But it’s worth it in the end because once you get there, you can move mountains. [BusinessWeek, Ma
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Live simply. Deepest joy is like a flower....beautiful in essence.

Live simply. Deepest joy is like a flower....beautiful in essence.
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Unborn, never died, ever alive - thus is the Ultimate Reality. Of God. And

Unborn, never died, ever alive - thus is the Ultimate Reality. Of God. And of the Universal Self. As too, your own.
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When we pray, instead of trying to produce love in our souls toward God, we

When we pray, instead of trying to produce love in our souls toward God, we should be basking in God's love for us. How foolish to stay indoors in the cold, dark little room off the self, trying to turn on the light and turn up the heat, when we can just
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I searched for my own heartand long after I had lost my wayin the days trai

I searched for my own heartand long after I had lost my wayin the days trailing past with their foliagein the aloof sky blue with distanceI thought I'd find my heartwhere I'd kept your eyes two brown butterfliesand I saw the swallows swoopand shadows star
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This morning when I put on my underwear I could hear the fruit-of-the-loom

This morning when I put on my underwear I could hear the fruit-of-the-loom guys laughing at me.
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My kids - even though it's a family business - they don't even know what da

My kids - even though it's a family business - they don't even know what day or time 'Survivor' is even on. They just know it's on TiVo.
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How I look to you is the reflection of how you look at me.

How I look to you is the reflection of how you look at me.
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Women are extraordinary creatures!

Women are extraordinary creatures!
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To what do you attribute your advanced age? Well I suppose I must attribut

To what do you attribute your advanced age? Well I suppose I must attribute it to the fact that I have not died.
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