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Virtue is what happens when someone has made a thousand small choices requiring effort and concentration to do something which is good and right, but which doesn't come naturally. And then, on the thousand and first time, when it really matters, they find that they do what's required automatically. Virtue is what happens when wise and courageous choices become second nature.

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My dad's a doctor, and when I was 8, I went to one of his medical conferenc

My dad's a doctor, and when I was 8, I went to one of his medical conferences where they were demonstrating laser surgery on a chicken. I was so mad that a chicken had to die, I never ate meat again.
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Sincerity is simplicity.

Sincerity is simplicity.
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The morality of art consists, for everyone, in the side that flatters its o

The morality of art consists, for everyone, in the side that flatters its own interests. People do not like literature.
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If someone is making a judgment when they don't have firsthand experience,

If someone is making a judgment when they don't have firsthand experience, it's intolerant. How can you make a judgment on something you don't know about?
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All verbal spats have silent winners.

All verbal spats have silent winners.
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I have flown and fallen, and I have swum deep and drowned, but there should

I have flown and fallen, and I have swum deep and drowned, but there should be more to love than "I survived it.
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Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.

Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.
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Freedom can be a state of mind, a path built independently, and with freedo

Freedom can be a state of mind, a path built independently, and with freedom comes responsibility.
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Unity is the intentional inclination to corporately control our destination

Unity is the intentional inclination to corporately control our destination. In other words, achieving the dream takes a team!
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Our democracy, our constitutional framework is really a kind of software fo

Our democracy, our constitutional framework is really a kind of software for harnessing the creativity and political imagination for all of our people. The American democratic system was an early political version of Napster.
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i used to thinki was brokenbecausei never oncespent mydaydreamsplucking swo

i used to thinki was brokenbecausei never oncespent mydaydreamsplucking swollen pomegranatesfrom someone else's tree.- then i learned that society is broken, not me.
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Mutual understanding and help are the foundation of a strong team.

Mutual understanding and help are the foundation of a strong team.
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