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We've been down the road of your hasty exits too many times, Mrs. Danvers. You married your master, and you married a sadist--of your own free will. You might remember that when you're tempted to walk out in a huff, defy my orders, and behave like a selfish brat. You got that?

Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

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This place is just a trailer for a film, Brandon. Our lives here. Heaven is

This place is just a trailer for a film, Brandon. Our lives here. Heaven is like the movie. Except there’s only one trailer before the movie. And the movie won’t ever end.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Stepping out of the busyness, stopping our endless pursuit of getting somew

Stepping out of the busyness, stopping our endless pursuit of getting somewhere else, is perhaps the most beautiful offering we can make to our spirit.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

P—Jamie!” I called. He waded back toward me. “I’m starting to think my name

P—Jamie!” I called. He waded back toward me. “I’m starting to think my name is Pajamie.” “Your name should be Pajerky. You said it wasn’t deep.” “Pajerky?” He gave me a skeptical look. “That’s Pathetic.” “We’ll see how smug you are once I’m on dry land.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Because even if we were struggling, we had goals. It didn't matter that we

Because even if we were struggling, we had goals. It didn't matter that we weren't there yet. What mattered is that we both experienced setbacks, and full-blown failures, but we got up, brushed ourselves off, and kept going-and were making the best of it.
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The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable

The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Life is a bonfire where everyone else has brought marshmallows, and you—a s

Life is a bonfire where everyone else has brought marshmallows, and you—a stick.
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Inch by inch it's all a cinch, by the yard it's hard. Go for it -- no matte

Inch by inch it's all a cinch, by the yard it's hard. Go for it -- no matter how slow or long the process seems at first.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

I would rather excel in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the ext

I would rather excel in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and possessions.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

When you waste one hour of your time, you have wasted your life.

When you waste one hour of your time, you have wasted your life.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

God did create a world without sin. We just screwed it up.

God did create a world without sin. We just screwed it up.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Your ultimate goal for marriage is that both of you—as husband and wife—com

Your ultimate goal for marriage is that both of you—as husband and wife—commit to keep growing spiritually.
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Have regular hours for work and play make each day both useful and pleasan

Have regular hours for work and play make each day both useful and pleasant and prove that you understand the worth of time by employing it well. Then youth will be delightful old age will bring few regrets and life will become a beautiful success.
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