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#1. Sex: In America an obsession. In other parts of the world a fact. - Author: Marlene Dietrich
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#2. Victory is gay only back home. Up front it is joyless. - Author: Marlene Dietrich
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#3. If there is so much blessing and joy even in a single encounter of brother with brother, how inexhaustible are the riches that open up for those who by God's will are privileged to live in the daily fellowship of life with other Christians! - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#4. I always have the feeling we are merely fearfully trying to save room for God; I would rather speak of God at the center than at the limits, in strength rather than weakness, and thus in human life and goodness rather than in death and guilt. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#5. Through the medium of prayer we go to our enemy, stand by his side, and plead for him to God. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#6. The religion of Christ is not a tidbit after One's bread; on the contrary, it is the bread or it is nothing. People should at least understand and concede this if they call themselves Christians. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#7. Seeing twilight fall should be prescribed by doctors. - Author: Marlene Dietrich
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#8. Beauty kindles love, and only the one who remains captivated by it, only the one who is intoxicated by it, only the one who remains a lover while he is investigating its essence, can hope to penetrate its essence. - Author: Dietrich Von Hildebrand
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#9. Telling the truth ... is not solely a matter of moral character; it is also a matter of correct appreciation of real situations and of serious reflection upon them. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#10. No one knows God unless God reveals Himself to him. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#11. The biggest mistake you can make in your life is to be always afraid of making a mistake. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#12. Only he who gives thanks for the little things receives the big things. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#13. Every Christian must be fully Christian by bringing God into his whole life, not merely into some spiritual realm. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#14. In normal life we hardly realize how much more we receive than we give, and life cannot be rich without such gratitude. It is so easy to overestimate the importance of our own achievements compared with what we owe to the help of others. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#15. The right way to requite evil, according to Jesus, is not to resist it. This saying of Christ removes the Church from the sphere of politics and law. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#16. Christian marriage is marked by discipline and self-denial ... C hristianity does not therefore depreciate marriage, it sanctifies it. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#17. Admittedly, it is really our duty, as artists, to hold up a mirror to our own era; but, on the other hand, these works have lives of their own, and they're still alive today. - Author: Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
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#18. We are silent at the beginning of the day because God should have the first word, and we are silent before going to sleep because the last word also belongs to God. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#19. Soup not only warms you and is easy to swallow and to digest, it also creates the illusion in the back of your mind that Mother is there. - Author: Marlene Dietrich
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#20. Music ... will help dissolve your perplexities and purify your character and sensibilities, and in time of care and sorrow, will keep a fountain of joy alive in you. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#21. The beginning of love for the brethren is learning to listen to them. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#22. I never wanted to work in fashion. At age 12 or 13, I wanted to design for showgirls - for the theater! And I was crazy for the Hollywood of the 1950s: Dietrich, Elizabeth Taylor, Jennifer Jones. They were my idea of glamour - and Sylvie Vartan, the French singer. - Author: Christian Louboutin
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#23. Upon closer observation, it becomes apparent that every strong upsurge of power in the public sphere, be it of a political or a religious nature, infects a large part of humankind with stupidity. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#24. People like Ella Fitzgerald, Lena Horne, Marlene Dietrich and Sammy Davis Jr. all walked me down this path of entertainment. - Author: Dionne Warwick
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#25. To lose your prejudices you must travel. - Author: Marlene Dietrich
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#26. When our will wholeheartedly enters into the prayer of Christ, then we pray correctly. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#27. It is my private life which no one knows anything about, nor ever will. It needs more than half my time if it is to be a success. - Author: Marlene Dietrich
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#28. Where have all the flowers gone - Author: Marlene Dietrich
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#29. The Christian needs another Christian who speaks God's word to him. He needs him again and again when he becomes uncertain and discouraged, for by himself he cannot help himself without belying the truth. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#30. It gives you the impression that every day is Sunday. - Author: Marlene Dietrich
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#31. Suffering, then, is the badge of true discipleship. The disciple is not above his master. Following Christ means passio passiva, suffering because we have to suffer. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#32. The real trouble is that the pure Word of Jesus has been overlaid with so much human ballast - burdensome rules and regulations, false hopes and consolations - that it has become extremely difficult to make a genuine decision for Christ. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#33. When launching a product called an Energy Drink and named Red Bull, a product that stimulates body and mind, it is a short step to the roots where Red Bull came from. We have been doing this for 20 years - now it's called adventure sports, extreme sports, and outdoor sports. - Author: Dietrich Mateschitz
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#34. The 'polymath' had already died out by the close of the eighteenth century, and in the following century intensive education replaced extensive, so that by the end of it the specialist had evolved. The consequence is that today everyone is a mere technician, even the artist ... - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#35. There is no Garbo! There is no Dietrich! There is only Louise Brooks! - Author: Henri Langlois
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#36. Not enslaved to principles but bound by love for God, they have become free from the problems and conflicts of ethical decision. They are no longer weighed down by them. They belong completely and solely to God and God's will. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#37. How impossible, how utterly absurd it would be for the disciples
these disciples, such men as these!
to try and become the light of the world! No, they are already the light, and the call has made them so. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#38. Help must come from the outside, and it has come and comes daily and answers in the Word of Jesus Christ ... - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#39. You can only learn what obedience is by obeying - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#40. Christianity without discipleship is always Christianity without Christ. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#41. It is not that God is the spectator and sharer of our present life, howsoever important that is; but rather that we are the reverent listeners and participants in God's action in the sacred story, the history of the Christ on earth. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#42. In America, sex is an obsession, in other parts of the world it's a fact. - Author: Marlene Dietrich
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#43. If any want to become my followers," Jesus says. Following him is not something that is self-evident, even among the disciples. No one can be forced, no one can be expected to follow him ... "If any want to follow me, they must deny themselves ... and take up their cross. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#44. Salvation is free, but discipleship will cost you your life - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#45. We are not to simply bandage the wounds of victims beneath the wheels of injustice, we are to drive a spoke into the wheel itself. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#46. Words can bruise and break hearts, and minds as well. There are no black and blue marks, no broken bones to put in plaster casts, and therefore no prison bars for the offender. - Author: Marlene Dietrich
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#47. Instead, choose decaf for your second cup of the day, engage in good sleeping habits, moderate insulin production in your diet, exercise Primally and boost energy naturally with cold water plunges, deep breathing sequences, napping or quick exercise breaks after long periods of inactivity. - Author: Mark Sisson
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#48. The Psalter is the great school of prayer. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#49. Joy draws its nourishment from quietness and from the unfathomable. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#50. Once again, Jesus calls those who follow him to share his passion. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#51. I grew up watching old black and white movies where Marlene Dietrich or Jean Harlow would go walking down some cobblestone street in ripped stockings and head into some smoky boite and sing for a pathetic living. That's so what I wanted to be. - Author: Ellen Greene
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#52. The ultimate test of a moral society is the kind of world that it leaves to its children. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#53. How can God entrust great things to one who will not thankfully receive from Him the little things? - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#54. He was some kind of a man... What does it matter what you say about people?"
-- Marlene Dietrich's character in Touch Of Evil, originally written by Whit Masterson as Badge Of Evil. One of the best closing sequences you'll see in classical Hollywood - Author: Whit Masterson
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#55. Faith without works is not faith at all, but a simple lack of obedience to God. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#56. Dietrich would never do that - Author: Marlene Dietrich
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#57. Not until one person desires to keep his own bread for himself does hunger ensue. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#58. Unless he obeys, a man cannot believe. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#59. Not everyone can wait: neither the sated nor the satisfied nor those without respect can wait. The only ones who can wait are people who carry restlessness around with them. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#60. God's truth judges created things out of love, and Satan's truth judges them out of envy and hatred. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#61. Nothing can fill the gap when we are away from those we love, and it would be wrong to try to find anything ... It is nonsense to say that God fills the gap; he does not fill it, but keeps it empty so that our communion with another may be kept alive, even at the cost of pain. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#62. The Christian must treat his enemy as a brother, and requite his hostility with love. His behavior must be determined not by the way others treat him, but by the treatment he himself receives from Jesus; it has only one source, and that is the will of Jesus. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#63. What we shall need is not geniuses, or cynics, or misanthropes, or clever tacticians, but plain, honest, straghtforward men. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#64. There are not two realities, but only one reality, and that is the reality of God, which has become manifest in the Christ event/redemption and creation. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#65. The root of all sin is pride, superbia. I want to be my own law, I have a right to my self, my hatred and my desires, my life and my death. The - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#66. A day without morning and evening prayers and personal intercessions is actually a day without meaning or importance. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#67. Holy theology arises from knees bent before the mystery of the divine child in the stable. Without the holy night, there is no theology. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#68. What remains is solitude. - Author: Marlene Dietrich
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#69. Wherever it pleases God to put man in this world, the Christian must be ready for martyrdom and death. It is only in this way that man learns faith. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#70. I'm not an actress, I'm a personality. - Author: Marlene Dietrich
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#71. The believer is neither a pessimist nor an optimist. To be either is illusory. The believer sees reality not in a certain light but as it is, and believes only in God and God's power towards all and over all that is seen. (in No Rusty Swords) - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#72. Then fear will grow pale and fade away, and you will be free, through your faith in our strong and living Savior, Jesus Christ. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#73. Man has learned to cope with all questions of importance without recourse to God as a working hypothesis. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#74. It matters little what form of prayer we adopt or how many words we use. What matters is the faith which lays hold on God, knowing that He knows our needs before we even ask Him. That is what gives Christian prayer its boundless confidence and its joyous certainty. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#75. There is also a false serenity that is not at all Christian. We need feel no shame as Christians about a measure of impatience, longing, protest against what is unnatural, and a strong measure of desire for freedom and earthly happiness and the capacity to effect change. In - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#76. [On Orson Welles:] When I talk to him, I feel like a plant that's been watered. - Author: Marlene Dietrich
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#77. Absolute seriousness is never without a dash of humor. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#78. It's much easier for me to imagine a praying murderer, a praying prostitute, than a vain person praying. Nothing is so at odds with prayer as vanity. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#79. God turns toward the very places from which humans turn away ... - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#80. The richness of God's Word ought to determine our prayer, not the poverty of our heart. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#81. What a man notices first about a woman is whether she notices him. - Author: Marlene Dietrich
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#82. The Christian life is participation in the encounter of Christ with the world. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#83. When we come to a clearer and more sober estimate of our own limitations and responsibilities, that makes it possible more genuinely to love our neighbor. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#84. One saintly priest attracts more souls to Christ ... than do those who lack the imprint of their sacred office - Author: Dietrich Von Hildebrand
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#85. The joy of God has gone through the poverty of the manger and the distress of the cross; therefore it is invincible and irrefutable. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#86. The celebration of Advent is possible only to those who are troubled in soul, who know themselves to be poor and imperfect, and who look forward to something greater to come. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#87. How would you expect to find community while you intentionally withdraw from it at some point? The disobedient cannot believe; only the obedient believe. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#88. In the presence of a psychiatrist I can only be a sick man; in the presence of a Christian brother I can dare to be a sinner. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#89. God is not free from human beings but for them. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#90. Love affairs are the real only education in life. - Author: Marlene Dietrich
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#91. By his willingly renouncing self-defence, the Christian affirms his absolute adherence to Jesus, and his freedom from the tyranny of his own ego. The exclusiveness of this adherence is the only power which can overcome evil. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#92. Fuck," Dietrich breathed. "I'm a bad motherfucker, and I mean I'm pretty fucked up in the head sometimes, but I want some of what the twins got going between them. That shit right there, was beast." -Dietrich Johnson - Author: Tigris Eden
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#93. Only where God is can there be a new beginning. We cannot command God to grant it; we can only pray to God for it. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#94. The average man is more interested in a woman who is interested in him than he is in a woman with beautiful legs. - Author: Marlene Dietrich
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#95. Unfortunately I'm not on the same wavelength as Maria yet in the literary sphere. She writes me such good, natural letters, but she reads ... Rilke, Bergengruen, Binding, Wiechert; I regard the last three as being below our level and the first as being decidedly unhealthy. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#96. To be completely woman you need a master, and in him a compass for your life. You need a man you can look up to and respect. If you dethrone him it's no wonder that you are discontented, and discontented women are not loved for long. - Author: Marlene Dietrich
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#97. A righteous person is one who lives for the next generation. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#98. Only the suffering God can help. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#99. It's the friends you can call at 4 a.m. that matter. - Author: Marlena Dietrich
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#100. Anything I cannot thank God for for the sake of Christ, I may not thank God for at all; to do so would be sin ... We cannot rightly acknowledge the gifts of God unless we acknowledge the Mediator for whose sake alone they are given to us. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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