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‎What color is a chameleon placed on a mirror?...The chameleon responding to its own shifting image is an apt analog of the human world of fashion. Taken as a whole, what are fads but the response of a hive mind to its own reflection?In a 21st-century society wired into instantaneous networks, marketing is the mirror; the collective consumer is the chameleon.

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People are rarely diabolic or bent enthusiastically on evil. As a rule, the

People are rarely diabolic or bent enthusiastically on evil. As a rule, they are only weak; they cannot resist temptation and thus give way to their evil drives.
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The landed classes neglected technical education, taking refuge in classica

The landed classes neglected technical education, taking refuge in classical studies; as late as 1930, for example, long after Ernest Rutherford at Cambridge had discovered the atomic nucleus and begun transmuting elements, the physics laboratory at Oxfor
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Pathological dissociation is characterized by profound, functional amnesias

Pathological dissociation is characterized by profound, functional amnesias and significant alterations in identity; normal dissociation is expressed primarily in the form of intense absorption with internal stimuli (e.g., daydreams) or external stimuli (
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You are treading your path of greatness: now it must call up all your coura

You are treading your path of greatness: now it must call up all your courage that there is no longer a path behind you!You are treading your path of greatness: no one shall steal after you here! Your foot itself has extinguished the path behind you, and
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Because I know what I feel in here. And I'm not the type of person to run f

Because I know what I feel in here. And I'm not the type of person to run from anything, no matter how hard it is. I'd rather face-plant against a brick wall than live for the rest of my life wondering what could've been. And you know what? I didn't think
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This mindless tolerance, which places observable scientific facts, subject

This mindless tolerance, which places observable scientific facts, subject to proof, on the same level as unprovable supernatural fantasy, has played a major role in the resurgence of both anti-intellectualism and anti-rationalism.
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A land is precious, but ours is to be revered.

A land is precious, but ours is to be revered.
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Sin has sprung from a royal though evil stock, and if it be in the heart, i

Sin has sprung from a royal though evil stock, and if it be in the heart, it will struggle for the throne.
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A true encounter with the living God will break the spirit of religiosity,

A true encounter with the living God will break the spirit of religiosity, empty man of his pride and conform even the most vile and wicked into a living vessel for His glory.
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Even if you cannot change all the people around you, you can change the peo

Even if you cannot change all the people around you, you can change the people you choose to be around. Life is too short to waste your time on people who don’t respect, appreciate, and value you. Spend your life with people who make you smile, laugh, and
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If only 1 out of 10 businesses succeeds, start 10 businesses. Just sayin.

If only 1 out of 10 businesses succeeds, start 10 businesses. Just sayin.
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The child is aware of unlimited potential, and this munificence is one of t

The child is aware of unlimited potential, and this munificence is one of the joys of creativity.Those of use who struggle in our own ways, small or great, trickles or rivers, to create, are constantly having to unlearn what the world would teach us...
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