[Late Twentieth-century Machines Have Made Thoroughly Ambiguous The Difference Between Natural And Art)ficial, Mind And Body, Self-developing And Externally Designed, And Many Other Distinctions That Used To Apply To Organisms And Machines. Our Machines Are Disturbingly Lively, And We Ourselves Frighteningly Inert.]

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"Its not like were at a community college and God is at an Ivy League school. Its like were at a community college and God comprehends all the mysteries and mechanics of the entire universe. We dont even operate in the same stratosphere as God." - Author: Stephen Altrogge

Quotes About Pharisees

"My work with teenagers has convinced me that one of the main reasons teenagers are not excited by the gospel is that they do not think they need it. Many parents have successfully raised self-righteous little Pharisees. When they look at themselves, they do not see a sinner in desperate need, so they are not grateful for a Savior. Sadly, the same is true of many of their parents." - Author: Timothy Lane

Quotes About Sneaky Friends

"It started embarrassing me. I began to feel like such a nasty little egomaniac." She reflected. "I dont know. It seemed like such poor taste, sort of, to want to act in the first place. I mean all the ego. And I used to hate myself so, when I was in a play, to be backstage after the play was over. All those egos running around feeling terribly charitable and warm. Kissing everybody and wearing their makeup all over the place, and then trying to be horribly natural and friendly when your friends came backstage to see you. I just hated myself." - Author: J.D. Salinger

Quotes About Biblical Confidentiality

"If you are a member of a small group or class, I urge you to make a group covenant that includes the nine characteristics of biblical fellowship: We will share our true feelings (authenticity), forgive each other (mercy), speak the truth in love (honesty), admit our weaknesses (humility), respect our differences (courtesy), not gossip (confidentiality), and make group a priority (frequency)." - Author: Rick Warren

Quotes About Young Love Being Stupid

"Terror"There is something About youThat seems so youngSo trustingThis is the part of you that I most love And the part of you that I am most frightened to hurt Do you think the German poetsWhen speaking of the terror of loveMeant the terror that comes From knowingWe can be harmed Or from knowingWe have the power to hurtOf these two terrorsThe second is the greaterHumanitys deeper fear Perhaps it is so Even with Americans Who arm their leaders Not for fear of being destroyed But because in disarming them for a momentAll the harm done would be exposed Leaving the people Limping home in shameLike OedipusWho was haunted by mirrorsThe terror that comesFrom knowing you have the power to hurtThis is the greater fearPerhaps this is why our dogsCan look into our eyes UnflinchinglyWith unconditional loveIt is not because they are too stupid to know that somedayWe may casually break their heartsBut because they are wise enough to know thatThey will never break ours" - Author: Tara Sophia Bahna James

Quotes About Willing To Change

"The Army might screw you and your girlfriend might dump you and the enemy might kill you, but the shared commitment to safeguard one anothers lives is unnegotiable and only deepens with time. The willingness to die for another person is a form of love that even religions fail to inspire, and the experience of it changes a person profoundly." - Author: Sebastian Junger

Quotes About Wanna Die

"What is this thing you call substance abuse? All I wanna do is forget and get loose.Drinking and smoking over and overWhats so great about a life thats sober?Theres nothing cool about being youngWhen the monsters of night have stolen the sun.Im tired of searching for words in the sky.All I wanna do is drink and die. Nothing is real. Its all a big lie. All I wanna do is drink and die. Theres nothing cool about being youngWhen the monsters of night have stolen the sun." - Author: Benjamin Alire Sáenz

Quotes About Androids

"Over the road there was a church: a modern gray building, which constantly played a recording of church bells. Strange it was. Why no proper bells? I never went in but I bet it was a robot church for androids, where the Bible was in binary and their Jesus had laser eyes and metal claws." - Author: Russell Brand

Quotes About Jethro Creighton

"With Catty and Patricks images in he side mirror waving from the steps of that house like Jethro and Ellie Mae, it occurred to me that something extraordinary had happened. I had effortlessly found a place of acceptance -- a place where people had taken me for me, not for what I could give them -- and I had left it." - Author: Linda Leigh Hargrove

Quotes About Bureaucrat

"The excellence and efficiency of any nation or of our global community at large is driven by the collective empowerment of individuals. Gross consumer waste, haphazard bureaucratic spending, and the careless consumption of natural resources are all reflections of the mismanagement of personal power common within the average citizen." - Author: Scott Edmund Miller