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#1. Our story opens in the mind of Luther L. (L for LeRoy) Fliegler, who is lying in his bed, not thinking of anything, but just aware of sounds, conscious of his own breathing, and sensitive to his own heartbeats. Lying beside him is his wife, lying on her right side and enjoying her sleep. - Author: John O'Hara
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#2. Come dance with the west wind and touch on the mountain tops Sail o'er the canyons and up to the stars And reach for the heavens and hope for the future And all that we can be and not what we are ... - Author: John Denver
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#3. May I live this day ... Compassionate of heart, / Gentle in word, / Gracious in awareness / Courageous in thought, / Generous in love / Eternal Echoes - Author: John O'Donohue
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#4. It could be a meeting on the street, or a party or a lecture, or just a simple, banal introduction, then suddenly there is a flash of recognition and the embers of kinship glow. There is an awakening between you, a sense of ancient knowing. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#5. When you forgive, some deeper, divine generosity takes you over ... When you cannot forgive, you are a prisoner of the hurt done to you. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#6. As a matter of international law, the United States is in an armed conflict with al-Qa'ida, the Taliban, and associated forces, in response to the 9/11 attacks, and we may also use force consistent with our inherent right of national self-defense. - Author: John O. Brennan
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#7. And finally, count your blessings. You got through college. You didn't commit suicide, O.D., or have a nervous breakdown, and let's remember the ones who did. It's time to get busy. It's your turn to cause trouble. - Author: John Waters
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#8. When you cease to fear your solitude, a new creativity awakens in you. Your forgotten or neglected wealth begins to reveal itself. You come home to yourself and learn to rest within. Thoughts are our inner senses. Infused with silence and solitude, they bring out the mystery of inner landscape. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#9. The president's priority is to protect the safety and security of the American people. That's the physical security of the American people as well as the prosperity of the American people. - Author: John O. Brennan
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#10. Beauty brings warmth, elegance and grandeur. Something in our souls longs deeply for that graciousness and delight. When we advert to the presence of beauty, the direction, rhythm and energy of our lives become different. The - Author: John O'Donohue
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#11. You most likely know it as Myanmar, but it will always be Burma to me. - Author: John O'Hurley
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#12. To me, terrorists should not be able to hide behind their passports and their citizenship, and that includes U.S. citizens, whether they are overseas or whether they are here in the United States. What we need to do is to apply the appropriate tool and the appropriate response. - Author: John O. Brennan
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#13. The human face is the subtle yet visual autobiography of each person, - Author: John O'Donohue
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#14. I go to bed at night worrying that I didn't do enough that day to make sure I protect the American people. - Author: John O. Brennan
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#15. Each day is a journey. We come out of the night into the day. All creativity awakens at this primal threshold where light and darkness test and bless each other. You only discover balance in your life when you learn to trust the flow of this ancient rhythm. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#16. It's alright to do things the way you want. There is no map to life, no blueprints to survival, you can create your world day by day if you have a clear vision and an unwillingness to give up. - Author: John O'Callaghan
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#17. Science is the quintessential international endeavour, and the sterling reputation of the Nobel awards is partly due to the widely-perceived lack of national and other biases in the selection of the laureates. - Author: John O'Keefe
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#18. At death, this physical separation is broken. The soul is released from its particular and exclusive location in this body. The soul then comes in to a free and fluent universe of spiritual belonging. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#19. O that we would so love the gospel and have so much compassion for lost people that tribulation and distress and persecution and famine and nakedness and danger and sword and gun and terrorist would turn us not into fearful complainers, but bold heralds of good news. - Author: John Piper
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#20. To understand the harvest of your soul against the background of seasonal rhythm should give you a sense of quiet delight at the arrival of this time in your life. It should give you strength and a sense of how the deeper belonging of your soul-world will be revealed to you. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#21. When John O'Malley was a Jesuit novice, an older priest told him three things to remember when living in community: First, you're not God. Second, this isn't heaven. Third, don't be an ass. - Author: James Martin
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#22. We're all weird. - Author: John O'Callaghan
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#23. But the habit patterns, inevitably, had survived. To the air, with a wry grin, he murmured, "How long, O Lord? How long?" In his private estimation: not long now. - Author: John Brunner
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#24. I love books; my suitcases are always full of them. Books and shoes. I read when I am sad, when I am happy, when I am nervous. My favourite British author is Jane Austen, and my favourite American one is John O'Hara. - Author: Carolina Herrera
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#25. I believe that a contract, or at least an understanding, exists between the American public and the American advertiser concerning what advertising is, what its limitations are and what price people will pay for it. - Author: John O'Toole
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#26. I'm neither Republican nor Democrat. I've worked for the past five administrations. - Author: John O. Brennan
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#27. The beauty of the Catholic church is that it has a sacramental structure that can hold its own with the best out of any tradition. It has a mystical system and content that can hold its own with the best out of Tibet ... its an amazing tradition, but I think you need to be critical. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#28. It was good of you to look for Quentin." "Good!" she exclaimed. "Good! O Anthony!" "Well, so it was," he answered. "Or good in you. How accurate one has to be with one's prepositions! Perhaps it was a preposition wrong that set the whole world awry." CHARLES WILLIAMS The Place of the Lion - Author: John Piper
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#29. I don't really think of Valentines Day as much of a holiday, you should show love for people you care about everyday. - Author: John O'Callaghan
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#30. There is an instinct that emerges when we get quiet with people. We know who's close. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#31. I will not, nor will I ever, publicly divulge sensitive intelligence sources and methods. For when that happens, our national security is endangered and lives can be lost. - Author: John O. Brennan
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#32. Yet we do not need to put any strain on our longing. If we believe that the body is in the soul and the soul is divine ground, then the presence of the divine is completely here, close with us. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#33. Whence is thy learning? Hath thy toil O'er books consumed the midnight oil? - Author: John Gay
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#34. What baron or squire Or knight of the shire Lives half so well as a holy friar. - Author: John O'Keefe
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#35. As high over the mountains the eagle spreads its wings, may your perspective be larger than the view from the foothills. When the way is flat and dull in times of gray endurance, may your imagination continue to evoke horizons. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#36. You can never love another person unless you are equally involved in the beautiful but difficult spiritual work of learning to love yourself. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#37. Satan came to a lawyer and told him he would give him fame and fortune in exchange for his soul and the souls of his wife and children. The lawyer hesitated and examined Satan closely.'Okay," he said,"what's the catch? - Author: John O'Dowd
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#38. We are privileged, and the duty of privilege is absolute integrity. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#39. I'm also very impressed with the best people in experimental electronic world, like Peta and Eckart Aillers and Finez and Jim O'Rourke and Oren Umbarci and Francesco Lopez. Most of them use the computer as their main instrument. - Author: John Frusciante
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#40. Most people are enduring a marginalized isolation. One of the great obstacles to modern friendships is the 'religion of rush.' People are rushing all the time through time. Friendship takes time. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#41. I thank Thee, O Lord, that Thou hast so set eternity within my heart that no earthly thing can ever satisfy me wholly. - Author: John Baillie
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#42. Your identity is not equivalent to your biography. There is a place in you where you have never been wounded, where there's a seamlessness in you, and where there is a confidence and tranquility. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#43. We do not need to go out and find love; rather, we need to be still and let love discover us. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#44. Consumerism is the worship of the god of quantity; advertising is its liturgy. Advertising is schooling in false longing. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#45. The call to the creative life is a call to dignity, to a life of vulnerability and adventure and the call to a life that exquisite excitement and indeed ecstasy will often visit. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#46. It's not that the system is broken, but clearly there are ways to improve the system, strengthen it, to make sure that we can put together the various bits and pieces of information in a way that allows us to stop every single terrorist out there. - Author: John O. Brennan
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#47. The Celtic mind was not burdened by dualism. It did not separate what belongs together - Author: John O'Donohue
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#48. A person's beauty is sophisticated and sacred and is far beyond image, appearance or personality. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#49. I want to be very clear: whenever it is possible to capture a suspected terrorist, it is the unqualified preference of the administration to take custody of that individual so we can obtain information that is vital to the safety and security of the American people. - Author: John O. Brennan
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#50. We have already shown that there is no such thing as free will. That's a will-o'-the-wisp. You never make choices without reasons, not as a responsible or a rational person - Author: John Gerstner
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#51. Poetry is the place where language in its silence is most beautifully articulated. Poetry is the language of silence. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#52. O freedom, first delight of human kind! - Author: John Dryden
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#53. Hey, O Holy One, if the only people you want to read your book are the ones who already agree with everything in it, what was your point in the first place? Isn't the goal to reach non-believers? - Author: Antony John
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#54. Playfulness, humour and even a sense of the anarchic are companions of reverence because they insist on the proper proportion of the human presence in the light of the eternal. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#55. We were sent into the world alive with beauty. As soon as we choose Beauty, unseen forces conspire to guide and encourage us towards unexpected forms of compassion, healing and creativity. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#56. I don't want my kids going through what I went through - police stopping you, searching you and all that malarkey. - Author: John O'Neill
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#57. If you want to see theater you go to New York. - Author: John O'Hurley
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#58. Pg. 231-232: They'd given me a minivan. They could have picked any car and they picked a minivan. A minivan. O God of the Vehicular Justice, why dost thou mock me? Minivan, you albatross around my neck! You mark of Cain! You wretched beast high ceilings and few horsepower! - Author: John Green
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#59. Put least trust in him who is foremost to praise you, nor judge of a road till it draw to the end. - Author: John Boyle O'Reilly
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#60. I saw some war heroes ... John Kerry is not a war hero. He couldn't tie the shoes of some of the people in Coastal Division 11. - Author: John O'Neill
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#61. Human skin is porous; the world flows through you. Your senses are large pores that let the world in. By being attuned to the wisdom of your senses, you will never become an exile in your own life, an outsider lost in an external spiritual place that your will and intellect, have constructed. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#62. Tis true, 'tis day; what though it be? O wilt thou therefore rise from me? Why should we rise, because 'tis light? Did we lie down, because 'twas night? Love which in spite of darkness brought us hither Should in despite of light keep us together. - Author: John Donne
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#63. O sun, to tell thee how I hate thy beams
That bring to my remembrance from what state I fell, how glorious once above thy sphere. - Author: John Milton
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#64. Whoever said nothing is impossible obviously hasn't tried nailing Jell-O to a tree. - Author: John Candy
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#65. We know from the material that was recovered from the bin Laden compound that bin Laden was looking at the 10th anniversary of 9/11 as an opportunity to strike yet again at the U.S. homeland. - Author: John O. Brennan
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#66. I'm not ideological. I think sometimes when people are ideological, the world's a lot easier. Because it falls into either right or wrong, or black or white, or whatever. To me, I'm still trying to figure out a lot of things. - Author: John O. Brennan
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#67. Each person brings sound out of silence and coaxes the invisible to become visible. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#68. When you are compassionate with yourself, you trust in your soul, which you let guide your life. Your soul knows the geography of your destiny better than do. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#69. It is strange to be here. The mystery never leaves you. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#70. I asked of Echo 't other day (Whose words are few and often funny), What to a novice she could say Of courtship, love, and matrimony. Quoth Echo, plainly, Matter-o'-money. - Author: John Godfrey Saxe
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#71. How shall I a habit break? As you did that habit make, As you gathered, you must lose; As you yielded, now refuse, Thread by thread the strands we twist Till they bind us neck and wrist, Thread by thread the patient hand Must untwine ere free we stan - Author: John Boyle O'Reilly
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#72. Hate is just a form of criticism. You can never truly grow as a person until you've taken everything the world can throw at you. Sometimes you just have to let it hit you and move on - Author: John O'Callaghan
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#73. But whats the use of being old if you cant be dumb? - Author: John O'Hara
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#74. I have two luxuries to brood over in my walks, your loveliness and the hour of my death. O that I could have possession of them both in the same minute. - Author: John Keats
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#75. Good friends won't let you off the hook when you shouldn't be let off the hook. You can let fall the masks we seem to need to survive in a cutthroat world. There is a value of truth that we typically don't find in other parts of life. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#76. Home isn't really a place. It's the people who makes it what it is. I have a great home. - Author: John O'Callaghan
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#77. The red rose whispers of passion,
And the white rose breathes of love;
O, the red rose is a falcon,
And the white rose is a dove. - Author: John Boyle O'Reilly
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#78. Hillary Clinton is not the first woman to run for president. That title belongs to Victoria Woodhull, who ran for president in 1872. Her running mate was a young, scrappy John McCain. - Author: Conan O'Brien
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#79. Bing: You're a heel ... a low down rotten heel ... anything that doesn't go your way, anything that you can't have you destroy. - Author: John O'Hara
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#80. The ancient rhythms of the earth have insinuated themselves into the rhythms of the human heart. The earth is not outside us; it is within: the clay from where the tree of the body grows. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#81. When a blessing is invoked, a window opens in eternal time. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#82. At a deeper level, each person is the custodian of a completely private, individual world. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#83. If you have a trust in and an expectation of your own solitude, everything that you need to know will be revealed to you. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#84. O words are poor receipts for what time hath stole away - Author: John Clare
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#85. Today the Washington Post did an article; they compared the 2008 presidential election to the 1932 presidential election. They did a comparison, mainly because 1932 was the first time John McCain ran for president. - Author: Conan O'Brien
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#86. You are of God, little children, and have overcome them, because He who is in you is greater than he who is in the world. 1 JOHN 4:4 - Author: Stormie O'martian
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#87. O I never thought that joys would run away from boys,
Or that boys would change their minds and forsake such summer joys;
But alack I never dreamed that the world had other toys - Author: John Clare
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#88. May the nourishment of the earth be yours, may the clarity of light be yours, may the fluency of the ocean be yours, - Author: John O'Donohue
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#89. Cast down, O Lord, all the forces of cruelty and wrong. Defeat all selfish and worldly-minded schemes, and prosper all that is conceived among us in the spirit of Christ and carried out to the honour of His blessed name. Amen. - Author: John Baillie
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#90. Everything in the world of soul has a deep desire and longing for visible form; this is exactly where the power of the imagination lives. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#91. My first day as an intern in the books department at 'Cosmopolitan' also happened to be the day the O.J. Simpson verdict was announced. - Author: John Searles
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#92. Life: in all it's pain, misery, grandiosity and glory. I sing for myself, yet if others truly find inspiration through my words, then I have accidently done something brilliant in my life. - Author: John O'Callaghan
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#93. OUR SPECIES has always been itching for a fight. Some say we started strangling each other with our fish fins as soon as we crawled out of the primordial ooze. - Author: John O'Bryan
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#94. To have true integrity, poise, and courage is to be attuned to the silent and invisible nature within you. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#95. I do not - I never believed it's better to kill a terrorist than to detain him. We want to detain as many terrorists as possible so we can elicit the intelligence from them in the appropriate manner so that we can disrupt follow-on terrorist attacks. - Author: John O. Brennan
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#96. In full accordance with the law - and in order to prevent terrorist attacks on the United States and to save American lives - the United States government conducts targeted strikes against specific al-Qa'ida terrorists, sometimes using remotely piloted aircraft, often referred to publicly as drones. - Author: John O. Brennan
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#97. It was Saturday late, have you seen my mates, can you tell me when the boys get here? Well, it's seven o'clock and I want to rock and get a belly full of beer. - Author: Elton John
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#98. We choose to vibrantly go about life, soak it up, embrace it, and celebrate it, or we choose not to. No one else can make this decision for us. - Author: John O'Leary
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#99. We're not afraid of who we are. We're afraid of who we think we're not. - Author: John O'Leary
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#100. The number one joy indicator, the one thing that will predict whether someone feels joy in their life or not, is the practice of gratitude. - Author: John O'Leary
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