[The Bible's "it's Better To Give Than Receive" Was Not The Raving Of A Lunatic. It Goes Back To A Recurring Theme That I've Found In Almost All My Experiments: Behaviour Shapes Your Thoughts. My Brain Sees Me Giving A Gift To Julie. My Brain Concludes I Must Really Love Her. I Love Her All The More. Which Means I'm Happier In My Relationship, If A Bit Poorer.]

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Quotes About The Simple Minded

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"The unusual thing about quiet is that when you seek it, it is almost impossible to achieve. When you strive for quiet, you become impatient, and impatience is itself a noiseless noise. You can block every superficial sound, but, with each new layer extinguished, a next rises up, finer and more entrapping, until you arrive at last in the infinite attitude of your own riotous mind. Inside is where all the memories last like wells, and the unspoken wishes like golden buds, and the pain that you keep, lingering and implicit, staying inside, nesting inside, articulating, articulating, through to the day you die. (p. 240)" - Author: Hilary Thayer Hamann

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"Ci sono parole che hanno il potere di cambiare il mondo, capaci di consolarci e di asciugare le nostre lacrime. Parole che sono palle di fucile, come altre sono note di violino. Ci sono parole che possono sciogliere il ghiaccio che ci stringe il cuore, e poi si possono anche inviare in aiuto come squadre di soccorso quando i giorni sono avversi e noi forse non siamo nè vivi né morti. Ma le parole da sole non bastano e finiamo a perderci nelle lande desolate della vita se non abbiamo nientaltro che una penna cui aggrapparci." - Author: Jón Kalman Stefánsson

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"In all, his outfit required nearly two thousand man-years of research and development, eight barrels of oil, and sixteen patent and trademark infringement lawsuits. All so he could possess casual style. A style that, in logistical requirements, was comparable to fielding a nineteenth-century military brigade.But he looked good. Casual." - Author: Daniel Suarez

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"He entered a confectioners shop to rest, once. He was in a state of nervous excitement and perturbation; he noticed nothing and no one; and he felt a craving for solitude, to be alone with his thoughts and his emotions, and to give himself up to them passively. He loathed the idea of trying to answer the questions that would rise up in his heart and mind. "I am not to blame for all this," he thought to himself, half unconsciously." - Author: Fyodor Dostoyevsky

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Quotes About Ontario

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