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#1. Tombstones don't talk back. - Author: Leland Chapman
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#2. Automatically, like all healthy, normal beings, I deny the existence of horror ... - Author: Leland Hall
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#3. My very first acting role was Tiny Tim in 'A Christmas Carol.' - Author: Leland Orser
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#4. How can we distinguish between the good and perverted use of beauty? - Author: Leland Ryken
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#5. The production of wealth is the result of agreement between labor and capital, between employer and employed. Its distribution, therefore, will follow the law of its creation, or great injustice will be done. - Author: Leland Stanford
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#6. The country blacksmith who employs no journeyman is never conscious of any conflict between the capital invested in his anvil, hammer and bellows, and the labor he performs with them, because in fact, there is none. - Author: Leland Stanford
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#7. But, as old Swedish legends say, Of all the birds upon that day, The swallow felt the deepest grief, And longed to give her Lord relief, And chirped when any near would come. Hugswala swala swal honom! Meaning, as they who tell it deem, Oh, cool, oh, cool and comfort Him! - Author: Charles Godfrey Leland
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#8. Your hopes and dreams, as well as your perception of the world around you, come through in your work and make it unique. - Author: Nita Leland
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#9. For the Puritans, the God-centered life meant making the quest for spiritual and moral holiness the great business of life. - Author: Leland Ryken
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#10. In a very alert and bright state of society people learn co-operation by themselves, but in older and quieter conditions of laboring enterprise, such a bill as I propose will point out the way to mutual exertion. - Author: Leland Stanford
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#11. My mom moved up between Leland and Greenville when I was just a little tot. - Author: Little Milton
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#12. Life will be lengthened while growing, for
Thought is the measure of life. - Author: Charles Godfrey Leland
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#13. In Puritan thinking, the Christian life was a heroic venture, requiring a full quota of energy. - Author: Leland Ryken
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#14. It was the noise Of ancient trees falling while all was still Before the storm, in the long interval Between the gathering clouds and that light breeze Which Germans call the Wind's bride. - Author: Charles Godfrey Leland
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#15. Creativity needs to be exercised to grow strong. - Author: Nita Leland
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#16. Government itself is founded upon the great doctrine of the consent of the governed, and has its cornerstone in the memorable principle that men are endowed with inalienable rights. - Author: Leland Stanford
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#17. Charles stepped forward, looking outraged. 'Him?' he cried. 'But I clobbered him! You can't marry him, Ally. - Author: Marissa Doyle
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#18. Once I graduated that's when I grew my 'infamous' beard. I trim it every once in awhile but that's about it. - Author: Leland Sklar
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#19. Listening to music as preparation or background for your work brings you into a creative mood ... choose one type of music to calm down, another to reach a higher energy level, depending on the artwork you are doing. - Author: Nita Leland
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#20. It is extremely important that individuals in the state of California do not own assault weapons. I mean that is just so crystal clear, there is no debate, no discussion. - Author: Leland Yee
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#21. Color is one way the eye and the brain work together to define the external world. However, not all cultures see color in the same way, nor do they give it as much importance as in western culture. - Author: Nita Leland
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#22. There is no boundary between heaven and earth unless we believe in one. - Author: Leland Dirks
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#23. I started to work at the Colony in March 1958. I remember my first day because the telephone started to ring, and it was Sinatra, three for lunch, his usual table; Onassis, two for lunch, usual table; the Duke and Duchess of Windsor, Leland Hayward, Truman Capote, all wanting their usual tables. - Author: Sirio Maccioni
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#24. In the unrest of the masses I augur great good. It is by their realizing that their condition of life is not what it ought to be that vast improvements may be accomplished. - Author: Leland Stanford
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#25. Her laughter changed her voice from wind chimes to the jingling of sleigh bells. - Author: Leland Dirks
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#26. Hero love?" I was puzzled. "You know. The kind of love you have for someone you want to be like: Marines, astronauts, cowboys, teachers, big brothers, that sort of thing. You love them because they represent the you that you want to be. - Author: Leland Dirks
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#27. Whatever direction your life takes, your underlying themes remain. Discover and explore your themes to open the way for rich creative development. - Author: Nita Leland
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#28. Let yourself daydream sometimes ... Allow spontaneous images to come and go. Capture one in a sketch. These images express connections with your inner self. - Author: Nita Leland
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#29. Ease and luxury, such as our affluence brings us today, do not make for maturity; hardship and struggle do, - Author: Leland Ryken
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#30. Do I care? No, I don't care. People need certain things. - Author: Leland Yee
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#31. The artist's role is to invent rhythms and forms to reveal a deeper apprehension of reality for the viewer. - Author: Leland Bell
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#32. Everything ... has to be resolved through rhythms. You're constantly massaging each form, trying to get it home, pushing further and further until these all coalesce into a marvellous kind of rhythm that reveals the life of the painting. - Author: Leland Bell
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#33. Sweet music! sacred tongue of God. - Author: Charles Godfrey Leland
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#34. The only distribution of wealth which is the product of labor, which will be honest, will come through a more equal distribution of the productive capacity of men. - Author: Leland Stanford
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#35. Readers should aspire to what is excellent. They should refuse to read a substitute Bible. They should want a Bible that calls them to their higher selves - or to something higher than their current level of attainment. - Author: Leland Ryken
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#36. How does one balance the fallen and redeemed aspects of life in the artistic portrayal of human experience in the world? - Author: Leland Ryken
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#37. To enjoy in tragedy that which one would not willingly suffer in reality is "miserable madness" (miserabilis insania). - Author: Leland Ryken
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#38. Don't dwell on your mistakes. Set achievable goals: a confident line, effective use of values, interesting shapes, exciting texture. - Author: Nita Leland
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#39. The right of each individual in any relation to secure to himself the full benefits of his intelligence, his capacity, his industry and skill are among the inalienable inheritances of humanity. - Author: Leland Stanford
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#40. As Francis Schaeffer reminded us, "The Christian is the one whose imagination should fly beyond the stars" (5). - Author: Leland Ryken
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#41. Creativity doesn't just happen - you make it happen. Changing daily routines is one way to access creativity. - Author: Nita Leland
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#42. Literature takes reality and human experience as its starting point, transforms it by means of the imagination, and sends readers back to life with renewed understanding of it and zest for it because of their excursions into a purely imaginary realm. - Author: Leland Ryken
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#43. Myth The United States of America is made up of fifty states. Truth Technically, no. There are only forty-six states in the United States - Kentucky, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, and Virginia are commonwealths. - Author: Leland Gregory
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#44. You can lead a horse to water but a bird in hand can't fool me twice. - Author: Robert Leland Taylor
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#45. Literature incarnates its meanings as concretely as possible. The knowledge that literature gives of a subject is the kind of knowledge that is obtained by (vicariously) living through an experience. - Author: Leland Ryken
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#46. It is probable that for a long time to come the mass of mankind in civilized countries will find it both necessary and advantageous to labor for wages, and to accept the condition of hired laborers. - Author: Leland Stanford
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#47. The rights of one sex, political and otherwise, are the same as those of the other sex, and this equality of rights ought to be fully recognized. - Author: Leland Stanford
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#48. With so many contradictory renditions of the biblical text, the public has lost confidence that we can actually know what the Bible says. It is an easy step from this skepticism to an indifference about what the Bible says. - Author: Leland Ryken
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#49. In a condition of society and under an industrial organization which places labor completely at the mercy of capital, the accumulations of capital will necessarily be rapid, and an unequal distribution of wealth is at once to be observed. - Author: Leland Stanford
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#50. Money is the great tool through whose means labor and skill become universally co-operative. - Author: Leland Stanford
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#51. The Puritans removed organs and paintings from churches, but bought them for private use in their homes. - Author: Leland Ryken
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#52. Smash creative blocks. Change the problem or sneak up on it from a different direction. Try something fresh - a new way with an old theme, a different point of view, unusual tool. - Author: Nita Leland
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#53. Stop the goddamn bus--I have to throw up. - Author: Robert Leland Taylor
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#54. Stressing the God-centered life can lead to an otherworldly withdrawal from everyday earthly life. - Author: Leland Ryken
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#55. Good-bye, Pen Leland. If we meet again, maybe in London next season, you'll pardon me if I don't pursue an acquaintance with you. It's hard to chat about the weather when one's heart is breaking - - Author: Marissa Doyle
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#56. To Paradise, the Arabs say, Satan could never find the way Until the peacock led him in. - Author: Charles Godfrey Leland
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#57. My whole family was very supportive of my choice in a career. I started playing music when I was about 6 years old. - Author: Leland Sklar
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#58. Up rose the wild old winter-king, And shook his beard of snow; I hear the first young hard-bell ring, 'Tis time for me to go! Northward o'er the icy rocks, Northward o'er the sea, My daughter comes with sunny locks: This land's too warm for me! - Author: Charles Godfrey Leland
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#59. From my earliest acquaintance with the science of political economy, it has been evident to my mind that capital was the product of labor, and that therefore, in its best analysis there could be no natural conflict between capital and labor. - Author: Leland Stanford
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#60. Time fleeth on,
Youth soon is gone,
Naught earthly may abide;
Life seemeth fast,
But may not last
It runs as runs the time. - Author: Charles Godfrey Leland
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#61. Since God is the one who calls people to their work, the worker becomes a steward who serves God. - Author: Leland Ryken
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#62. I want, in this school, that one sex shall have equal advantage with the other, and I want particularly that females shall have open to them every employment suitable to their sex. - Author: Leland Stanford
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#63. If all the world must see the world
As the world the world hath seen,
Then it were better for the world
That the world have never been. - Author: Charles Godfrey Leland
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#64. Shit!' cried the king, and 40 thousand stooped and strained. - Author: Robert Leland Taylor
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#65. Many writers upon the science of political economy have declared that it is the duty of a nation first to encourage the creation of wealth; and second, to direct and control its distribution. All such theories are delusive. - Author: Leland Stanford
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#66. Legislation has been and is still directed towards the protection of wealth, rather than towards the far more important interests of labor on which everything of value to mankind depends. - Author: Leland Stanford
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#67. Allow some warm-up time each day to stimulate your creative flow. A pianist does keyboard exercises. A gymnast stretches. An artist needs to loosen up, too. It takes a few minutes to shift from the real world into a creative mode. - Author: Nita Leland
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#68. There's not really any kind of love that's 'bad.' All kinds of love teach us about ourselves and about each other. - Author: Leland Dirks
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#69. Trilogy: Three times the tripe. - Author: Robert Leland Taylor
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#70. Creative expression is not just a means of getting attention, although some have approached art that way. Think of art as a way of connecting, of sharing your insights with others. - Author: Nita Leland
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#71. The goal of Bible translation is be transparent to the original text - to see as clearly as possible what the biblical authors actually wrote. - Author: Leland Ryken
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#72. Gather knowledge ... Visit galleries, museums, art and craft fairs ... Read books and magazines. Take workshops. Use your senses. Experience stimulates your memory and imagination. - Author: Nita Leland
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#73. The oldest theory of art belongs to the Greeks, who regarded art as an imitation (mimesis) of reality. The strength of that theory is that it explains the way in which art takes its materials from real life. - Author: Leland Ryken
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#74. Puritanism was a youthful, vigorous movement. - Author: Leland Ryken
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#75. It is true that the Puritans banned all recreation on Sundays and all games of chance, gambling, bear baiting, horse racing, and bowling in or around taverns at all times. They did so, not because they were opposed to fun, but because they judged these activities to be inherently harmful or immoral. - Author: Leland Ryken
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#76. Every thoughtful and kind-hearted person must regard with interest any device or plan which promises to enable at least the more intelligent, enterprising, and determined part of those who are not capitalists to cease to labor for hire. - Author: Leland Stanford
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#77. You can't really, truly love a thing. Love is only possible between beings or groups of beings. Love of a thing doesn't work because it can't love back. - Author: Leland Dirks
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#78. A man's sentiments are generally just and right, while it is second selfish thought which makes him trim and adopt some other view. The best reforms are worked out when sentiment operates, as it does in women, with the indignation of righteousness. - Author: Leland Stanford
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#79. Some of the big movies, you get checks for a long, long time. - Author: Leland Orser
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#80. It's the season. We share what we've got. - Author: Leland Dirks
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#81. Maybe Leland would appear there by chance in the morning his chin freshly shaved against his stiff new collar and upon seeing his love in such duress would spring into action. Maybe he would even carry her out like a princess in a bedtime story. - Author: Anna Godbersen
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#82. No group of people has been more unjustly maligned in the twentieth century than the Puritans. As a result, we approach the Puritans with an enormous baggage of culturally ingrained prejudice. - Author: Leland Ryken
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#83. I may not agree with your position, but I will defend to the death your right to concede. - Author: Robert Leland Taylor
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#84. The Puritan divine Richard Steele wrote, God doth call every man and woman ... to serve him in some peculiar employment in this world, both for their own and the common good. ... The Great Governor of the world hath appointed to every man his proper post and province. - Author: Leland Ryken
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#85. I want the shuffles and echoes, and a certain mysteriousness ... It's so bloody hard to paint. - Author: Leland Bell
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#86. Pay attention to the inner voice that tells you when something feels right. Much of your creative problem-solving occurs at an unconscious level. - Author: Nita Leland
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#87. Thought is the measure of life. - Author: Charles Godfrey Leland
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#88. My very first role was with James Earl Jones on 'Gabriel's Fire' on TV. He drove a Chevy Citation, which is the exact same car that I bought from a guy in San Francisco called Sandy Boone. I showed up on set, and James Earl Jones was driving the car I had bought from Sandy for $250. - Author: Leland Orser
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#89. You owe it to yourself to make your creative development a top priority. - Author: Nita Leland
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#90. It's the thing they don't teach you in film school - what happens after you finish your movie. - Author: Leland Orser
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#91. There is a quiet revolution going on in the study of the Bible. At its center is a growing awareness that the Bible is a work of literature and that the methods of literary scholarship are a necessary part of any complete study of the Bible. - Author: Leland Ryken
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#92. I was working out at a gym in Montreal when I was doing 'The Bone Collector.' I walked in and said 'Where do I sign in?' Somebody behind me, without even seeing my face, said 'Excuse me, are you on 'Star Trek'?' They recognized me from my voice. - Author: Leland Orser
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#93. When in God thou believest, near God thou wilt certainly be. - Author: Charles Godfrey Leland
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#94. Every human being has creative powers. You were born to create. Appreciate your inborn potential. - Author: Nita Leland
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#95. A Christian philosophy of literature begins with the same agenda of issues that any philosophy of literature addresses. Its distinctive feature is that it relates these issues to the Christian faith. - Author: Leland Ryken
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#96. There would be no idling in a co-operative workshop. Each workman, being an employer, has a spur to his own industry, and has a pecuniary reason for being watchful of the industry of his fellow workmen. - Author: Leland Stanford
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#97. They saw a Dream of Loveliness descending from the train. - Author: Charles Godfrey Leland
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#98. When you think about Puritanism, you must begin by getting rid of the slang term 'Puritanism' as applied to Victorian religious hypocrisy. This does not apply to seventeenth-century Puritanism. - Author: Leland Ryken
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#99. Take imagination breaks ... Relaxed attention is one of the most important states of mind for creativity, and sometimes it has to be learned. - Author: Nita Leland
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#100. One feature film that I am most proud of is Forrest Gump which starred Tom Hanks. Once you are called out to work in film, yes it is a small industry and your name gets around pretty fast. - Author: Leland Sklar
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