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What we have instead are false memories aroused later and more pertinent to this later perspective than to the original events. Sometimes in matters of great emotion, one representation, retaining all the original intensity, comes to replace another, which is then discarded and forgotten. The new representation is called a screen memory. A screen memory is a compromise between remembering something painful and defending yourself against that very remembering.

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If you have a particular faith or religion, that is good. But you can survi

If you have a particular faith or religion, that is good. But you can survive without it.
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The freedom of all is essential to my freedom.

The freedom of all is essential to my freedom.
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A state of war only serves as an excuse for domestic tyranny.

A state of war only serves as an excuse for domestic tyranny.
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My greatest urge in life is to do nothing. It's not even an absence of moti

My greatest urge in life is to do nothing. It's not even an absence of motivation, a lack, for I do have a strong urge: to do nothing. To down tools, to stop. Except I know that if I do that I will fall into despair, and I know that it is worth doing anyt
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The Biblical stories are sacred inspiration.

The Biblical stories are sacred inspiration.
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My dad was a preacher.

My dad was a preacher.
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I take it you know my companion?"Oh,yes!" said Savage, his smile disappeari

I take it you know my companion?"Oh,yes!" said Savage, his smile disappearing. "We know all about Ruby Journey. Please don't let her kill anyone important. Or set fire to anything."Your reputation precedes you," Random said dryly to Ruby.
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I do not wish them [women] to have power over men

I do not wish them [women] to have power over men
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But I am convinced that those Jews who stand aside today with a malicious s

But I am convinced that those Jews who stand aside today with a malicious smile and with their hands in their trousers' pockets will also want to dwell in our beautiful home.
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By looking at only one place, you miss everything in all the other places!

By looking at only one place, you miss everything in all the other places! Look everywhere to see everything!
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If someone breaks up, it's an opportunity to revamp yourself; this time bet

If someone breaks up, it's an opportunity to revamp yourself; this time better and stronger than before.
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When we saw a destitute-looking man trying to sell worn flip-flops, I vowed

When we saw a destitute-looking man trying to sell worn flip-flops, I vowed never to complain about a job again. When I considered the steady paycheck and quality of life it provided, my past gripes - primarily boring meetings, back-biting office politics
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