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White folks, no matter how well-meaning or open-minded, have no true idea what it's like to be black in America. That's not a slam against white people or an accusation of latent bigotry. But the fact is that we all live in an Anglo-dominated society.

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I try to think of things to say but nothing comes, and if something did com

I try to think of things to say but nothing comes, and if something did come I probably couldn't say it. This is my great obstacle, the biggest of all the boulders littering my path. In my mind I am eloquent; I can climb intricate scaffolds of words to re
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We see ourselves as self-sufficient, self-important, and self-sustaining. G

We see ourselves as self-sufficient, self-important, and self-sustaining. God sees us as dependent, self-centered, and self-deceived.
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A covenant is a bond in blood sovereignly administered. When God enters int

A covenant is a bond in blood sovereignly administered. When God enters into a covenantal relationship with men, he sovereignly institutes a life-and-death bond. A covenant is a bond in blood, or a bond of life and death, sovereignly administered.
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Are you always so mistrusting?” he said, lifting a brow.“When my escort is

Are you always so mistrusting?” he said, lifting a brow.“When my escort is a demon, yes.
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I wouldn't waste a day, not an hour, not a moment. Take what you want and d

I wouldn't waste a day, not an hour, not a moment. Take what you want and damn caution. Live, enjoy. Feed ravenously. Or the biggest regret you'll have at the end of your life is wasted time.
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The "layman" need never think of his humbler task as being inferior to that

The "layman" need never think of his humbler task as being inferior to that of his minister. Let every man abide in the calling wherein he is called and his work will be as sacred as the work of the ministry. It is not what a man does that determines whet
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Human tragedies:We all want to be extraordinaryand we all just want to fit

Human tragedies:We all want to be extraordinaryand we all just want to fit in.Unfortunately, extraordinary people rarely fit in.
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In the last photograph of her, the bullet wound looked like a cheerful summ

In the last photograph of her, the bullet wound looked like a cheerful summer rose arranged just above her left ear. A few petals had fallen on her kaffan, the white shroud she was wrapped in before she was laid to rest.
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I really admire people in the public eye, who have influence or celebrity a

I really admire people in the public eye, who have influence or celebrity and they take a stand on something important, bring awareness and take compassionate action.When you have been blessed with abundance or are an influencer and you bring attention to
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Learning to read music in Braille & play by ear helped me develop a [very]

Learning to read music in Braille & play by ear helped me develop a [very] good memory.
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When you master the basics, and execute them well, there’s no need to worry

When you master the basics, and execute them well, there’s no need to worry about the score.
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Rui bit out something raw and primitive. He raised his head and she saw his

Rui bit out something raw and primitive. He raised his head and she saw his animal in his eyes, a rich, wild gold, and then the room spun and she was on the mattress, his big body covering hers...
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