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While human space travel is daunting, machines - with their indefinitely long lifetimes - could travel the galaxy. It might make little difference to them that bridging the distance from one star to the next could take hundreds of thousands of years or more.

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While genes are pivotal in establishing some aspects of emotionality, exper

While genes are pivotal in establishing some aspects of emotionality, experience plays a central role in turning genes on and off. DNA is not the heart’s destiny; the genetic lottery may determine the cards in your deck, but experience deals the hand you
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If it were not for hopes, the heart would break.

If it were not for hopes, the heart would break.
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Everyone will say I'm insane, but I don't care, Rose. Is it insane to marry

Everyone will say I'm insane, but I don't care, Rose. Is it insane to marry the girl I love? A girl with golden brown hair, with gifts of beauty and goodness and storytelling?
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Noble though it may be, our way of life is nothing but servitude. It does n

Noble though it may be, our way of life is nothing but servitude. It does not take long for servitude to turn to subjugation.– Shikandin Draupada
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The written word is what distinguishes us from all other animal life forms

The written word is what distinguishes us from all other animal life forms on this earth.
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[I]t's the child writer who has figured out, early on, that writing is abou

[I]t's the child writer who has figured out, early on, that writing is about saving your soul.
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The key to meditation is to exist one hundred percent in the here and now.

The key to meditation is to exist one hundred percent in the here and now.
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Organised religion generally gets in the way of spiritual experience.

Organised religion generally gets in the way of spiritual experience.
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Jealousy has less to do with how a person feels towards you and more to do

Jealousy has less to do with how a person feels towards you and more to do with how he feels about himeself. It is an unhealthy emotion rooted in insecurity.
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The overall result was drift punctuated by protest.

The overall result was drift punctuated by protest.
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Above all, cancer is a spiritual practice that teaches me about faith and r

Above all, cancer is a spiritual practice that teaches me about faith and resilience.
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Life's just a cocktail party - on the street.

Life's just a cocktail party - on the street.
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