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Where was Sam?It hit her full force then, the shocking realization. Was this how Sam felt? Was this how he’d been feeling since the beginning? All eyes on him? Everyone waiting for a decision? Even as people doubted and criticized and attacked?She wanted to be sick. She had been there for so much of it. But she hadn’t been the one. She hadn’t been the one making those choices.And now…she was.“I don’t know what to do,” Astrid said. “I don’t know.

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I think people read travel books either because they intend to take that tr

I think people read travel books either because they intend to take that trip, or because they would never take that trip. In a sense, as a writer you are doing the travel for the reader.
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The truth has never been of any real value to any human being - it is a sym

The truth has never been of any real value to any human being - it is a symbol for mathematicians and philosophers to pursue. In human relations kindness and lies are worth a thousand truths.
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Once information slipped the bonds of gravity and friction, it tended to ga

Once information slipped the bonds of gravity and friction, it tended to gather where it was most valuable.
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Friends are the real superheroes. They battle our worst enemies—loneliness,

Friends are the real superheroes. They battle our worst enemies—loneliness, grief, anxiety, depression, fear, and doubt—every time they come around.
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Captain Dan Miller about space: It is full & silent...It is like a woman wi

Captain Dan Miller about space: It is full & silent...It is like a woman with a secret. I felt as if I were seeing something of myself...I felt as if I were somehow connected to these great beings.
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My greatest hope is to be a mother who loves Jesus with a deep and abiding

My greatest hope is to be a mother who loves Jesus with a deep and abiding affection that joyfully overflows to my children.
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While the State exists there can be no freedom when there is freedom there

While the State exists there can be no freedom when there is freedom there will be no State.
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Young people have many pleasures and many sorrows, because they have only t

Young people have many pleasures and many sorrows, because they have only themselves to think of.
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If you treat an animal right, they don't run away. They're not like us. The

If you treat an animal right, they don't run away. They're not like us. They run away from people they don't trust; most times we run away from ourselves.
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They invented hugs to let people know you love them without saying anything

They invented hugs to let people know you love them without saying anything.
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It is something to have gazed on the constellated white, felt it running fr

It is something to have gazed on the constellated white, felt it running from the eyes and the pores: the salt of love. It is something to have whispered wild thank-yous in the only ways we know how.
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She prayed to the gods of love and the gods of destruction, for they are on

She prayed to the gods of love and the gods of destruction, for they are one and the same.
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