Factober

Today’s events are reminiscent of the Old Testament story of how the Israelites demanded a king over God’s objection. They believed that a king would give them peace and security. The results proved otherwise.

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Hope is not the conviction that something will turn out well, but the certa

Hope is not the conviction that something will turn out well, but the certainty that something makes sense, regardless of how it turns out.
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I look at other people my age in this industry, other famous people my age,

I look at other people my age in this industry, other famous people my age, and they've just got famous friends. Which is cool, but I love being normal and just chilling at mine.
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Are you sure you don’t have a crazy hairy grandmother in your family?

Are you sure you don’t have a crazy hairy grandmother in your family?
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Over and over again in the study of the history of life it appears that wha

Over and over again in the study of the history of life it appears that what can happen does happen. There is little suggestion that what occurs must occur, that it was fated or that it follows some fixed plan, except simply as the expansion of life follo
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I try to show what it is about language and music that enthralls, because I

I try to show what it is about language and music that enthralls, because I think those are the two elements of poetry.
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They ravaged neither the rivers nor the forest, and if they irrigated, they

They ravaged neither the rivers nor the forest, and if they irrigated, they took as little water as would serve their needs. The land and all that it bore they treated with consideration; not attempting to improve it, they never desecrated it.
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Parts of my 20s and 30s have gone by in a flash but my childhood is with me

Parts of my 20s and 30s have gone by in a flash but my childhood is with me all the time.
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Pain is slight if opinion has added nothing to it; ... in thinking it sligh

Pain is slight if opinion has added nothing to it; ... in thinking it slight, you will make it slight. Everything depends on opinion. It is according to opinion that we suffer. A man is as wretched as he has convinced himself that he is.
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It is simply a fact that the birth rate of our illegal immigrants exceeds t

It is simply a fact that the birth rate of our illegal immigrants exceeds that of our legal residents.
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More than happiness or joy or lower blood pressure, the practice of God’s p

More than happiness or joy or lower blood pressure, the practice of God’s presence gives us meaning. Through this practice we become more closely aligned with Jesus and we learn His desire for us more completely.Life can be hard. The Practice of The Prese
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I always thought when I got older that God would sort of come into my life

I always thought when I got older that God would sort of come into my life in some way. He didn't. I don't blame him. If I was him I'd have the same opinion about me that he does.
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About 10,000 years ago, males and females were acting equitably and were tr

About 10,000 years ago, males and females were acting equitably and were treating one another as equals, and then males took over the power, because they have physical power and physical strength.
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