[There Was A Great Joke That Was Forever Doing The Rounds In The Jail And It Was Probably Funny Not Because It Had A Humorous Punchline But Because It Was So Very True At A Deep Psychological Level. Put Anyone In That Jail And Soon Enough They'd Actually Become A Cruel, Twisted, Sadistic And Heartless Thug. And Some Of The Prisoners Were Just As Bad.]

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"Il y a en moi une exaltation et une passion qui ont besoin du recours à Dieu, même si je ne crois pas en Dieu."

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"The finishing off of the encircled enemy army is to be left to the Luftwaffe."

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"The division in human religion has always been between those who see the fall of man as a fall into freedom and those who see it as an act of defiance against the tyranny of an all-powerful father. But Adam and Eve were never in heaven; they were in the mud, and had to leave the only home they had ever known behind. And why? For choosing love and freedom over perpetual infancy and slavery of the will. Their sin was moral responsibility. Their reward is clear: "They have becomes gods--knowing good and evil." And for that, they were condemned to live in a world of discovery and choices."

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"Open yer mind to the world, kids. No point havin yer windows open if yer dont pull back the curtains to let in the light!" - Grandpas favourite saying to Kirsten and Jeremy. Quoted in The Hybrid and the Emeralds of Elisar"

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"I feel like Ive been blessed."

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"A couple you do not recognize - visitors, strangers - come to the door. How are you to view these people and what is your responsibility towards them? ... To assume that these visitors are really like you, that there are no real difference between you and them, and that the highest goal possible is that you and the other members of your congregation will become intimate friends with them and invite them into the private spaces of your life."

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"As he left, I peered at Sarah Mapps and her mother, the way they grabbed hands and squeezed in relief, and then at Nina, at the small exultation on her face. She was braver than I, she always had been. I cared too much for the opinions of others, she cared not a whit. I was cautious, she was brash. I was a thinker, she was a doer. I kindled fires, she spread them. And right then and ever after, I saw how cunning the Fates had been. Nina was one wing, I was the other." - Author: Sue Monk Kidd

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"Unlike him I had been unable to escape into the simple complexities of science. All he had to do was solve the mystery of the universe, which may be difficult but is not as difficult as living an ordinary life...(How happy scientists are! Why didnt we become scientists, Percival? They confront problems which can be solved. We dont know what we confront. Does it have a name?)" - Author: Walker Percy

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