[But Human Anatomy And Human Endurance Are Variable. While The Much Younger Nun Had Succumbed To Her Injuries, Ursula's Heart Kept Beating, Her Body Unwilling To Surrender Its Soul. Not A Miracle, Merely One Of Those Quirks Of Fate, Like The Child Who Survives A Fall From A Sixth-floor Window, And Is Only Scratched.]

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"I was never educated to be an actor. I went to a regular college. It was a great thing for me because I feel that the main thing to get out of college is a thirst for knowledge. College should teach you how to be curious. Most people think that college is the end of education, but it isnt. The ceremony of giving you the diploma is called commencement. And that means you are fit to commence learning because you have learned hot to learn."

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"I soend all my time trying to keep thoughts away and ignore them....But here you are, trying to remember your own life, writing your thoughts down so that you dont forget. I suddenly realized what it would be like not to know, not to remember." - Author: Michael Scott

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