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You gotta bear in mind, the youth - and this is just in Britain alone - have nowhere to go in the evenings. They've closed all the social centers. There's not even a patch of grass to kick a ball on.

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Because consciousness has no mass and extension, no parts or physical prope

Because consciousness has no mass and extension, no parts or physical properties, it is Nothing, which on the other hand, can generate the matter and energy of the entire universe.
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You cannot serve God without serving people

You cannot serve God without serving people
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Why do only the awful things become fads? I thought. Eye-rolling and Barbie

Why do only the awful things become fads? I thought. Eye-rolling and Barbie and bread pudding. Why never chocolate cheesecake or thinking for yourself?
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Everybody who is incapable of learning has taken to teaching.

Everybody who is incapable of learning has taken to teaching.
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Yet in this global economy, no jobs are safe. High-speed Internet connectio

Yet in this global economy, no jobs are safe. High-speed Internet connections and low-cost, skilled labor overseas are an explosive combination.
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Heraclitus, Empedocles, and Parmenides all state or suggest that thinking t

Heraclitus, Empedocles, and Parmenides all state or suggest that thinking the right kinds of thoughts positively transforms our relationship to our environment. If thoughts are the right kind, it is presumably because they build on the particular receptiv
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Her skin smelled like the twilight moon and her eyes looked primal, like a

Her skin smelled like the twilight moon and her eyes looked primal, like a hungry animal. She was darkness – dangerous, beautiful darkness.
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A vast and abandoned world laid out in anonymous grids and quadrants, a vie

A vast and abandoned world laid out in anonymous grids and quadrants, a view that confirmed you were much more alone than you thought you were, a view that inspired the flickering thoughts of suicide.
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Vigilance of the wisest kind is to incessantly remain open to the reality t

Vigilance of the wisest kind is to incessantly remain open to the reality that what I ‘see’ is but a single thread and solitary shard of what ‘is’, for to assume otherwise is to surrender the wisdom of vigilance to the decay of ignorance.
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God is the most ancient of all things, for he had no birth.

God is the most ancient of all things, for he had no birth.
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Today, I would pick the person who made me feel warm, rather than the one w

Today, I would pick the person who made me feel warm, rather than the one who left me cold.
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Discipline yourself to be a disciple of great works and to do that excellen

Discipline yourself to be a disciple of great works and to do that excellently, you have to wave "bye-bye" to some things and then switch off your inner person not to go near them again!
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