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#1. It was words that I fell for. In the end, it was words that broke my heart. - Author: Lang Leav
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#2. I love you. Those three words have a deeply embedded history. They come with a whole lifetime of laughter and tears. So when I say them, I hope you feel the weight of my words because they bear everything I hope. They bear everything that I am. - Author: June Gray
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#3. I like the construction of sentences and the juxtaposition of words-not just how they sound or what they mean, but even what they look like. - Author: Don DeLillo
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#4. I verily believe that the kingdom of God advances more on spoken words than it does on essays written and read; on words, that is, in which the present feeling and thought of the teaching mind break into natural and forceful expression. - Author: Richard Salter Storrs
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#5. When you read a book, the neurons in your brain fire overtime, deciding what the characters are wearing, how they're standing, and what it feels like the first time they kiss. No one shows you. The words make suggestions. Your brain paints the pictures. - Author: Meg Rosoff
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#6. Don't lie!' 'Tell the truth!' are words which we must never say to another person in so far as we consider him our equal. - Author: Milan Kundera
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#7. Aden, I'm not fixed, she said, the words holding despair. You were never broken. There's nothing to fix. - Author: Nalini Singh
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#8. When I get a chance to power jump off both legs, I can lean, twist, change directions and decide whether to dunk the ball or pass it to an open man. In other words, I may be committed to the air, but I still have some control over it. - Author: Julius Erving
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#9. The ability to read awoke inside of me some long dormant craving to be mentally alive. - Author: Malcolm X
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#10. I'm watching her talk. Watching her jaw move and collecting her words one by one as they spill from her lips. I don't deserve them. Her warm memories. I'd like to paint them over the bare plaster walls of my soul, but everything I paint seems to peel. - Author: Isaac Marion
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#11. I love the right words. I think economy and precision of language are important. - Author: Chelsea Clinton
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#12. These truths may seem simple and self-apparent and the words easy to say, but the states of mind that you live in as you progress are beautiful beyond description. - Author: Frederick Lenz
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#13. I ought to be able to invent words capable of blowing the odor of corpses in a direction other than straight into mine and the reader's face. - Author: Franz Kafka
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#14. The energy of subatomic particles transmits photons which interconnect in a wave like motion to similar particles. In other words, the immortal soul conveys energy which links in a wave like motion to related souls; thus Soul Mates. - Author: Serena Jade
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#15. We cannot keep to ourselves the words of eternal life given to us in our encounter with Jesus Christ: they are meant for everyone, for every man and woman ... It is our responsibility to pass on what, by God's grace, we ourselves have received. - Author: Pope Benedict XVI
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#16. Words spoken in deep love or deep hate set things in motion in the human heart that can never be reversed - Author: Frederick Buechner
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#17. There's a power in words. There's a power in being able to explain and describe and articulate what you know and feel and believe about the world, and about yourself. - Author: Tracy Chapman
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#18. It's more fun to talk with someone who doesn't use long difficult words but rather short easy words like What about lunch?" - Winnie-the-Pooh - Author: Tony Hsieh
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#19. When the words come, they are merely empty shells without the music. They live as they are sung, for the words are the body and the music the spirit. - Author: Hildegard Of Bingen
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#20. Words may help and silence may help, but the one thing needful is that the heart should turn to its Maker as the needle turns to the pole. For this we must be still. - Author: Caroline Emelia Stephen
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#21. The fourth cat stepped forward; Yellowfang didn't know his name. He was a skinny gray tom, and he studied Brokentail carefully before he spoke. I give you a life for truth. Without it, kin is set against kin, Clan against Clan. Hold fast to truth in all your dealings and let it guide your words. - Author: Erin Hunter
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#22. he affected great piety (as became a pilgrim), although unable to read the inspired words of the Prophet. - Author: Jose Conrad
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#23. He gave me a severe look over his spectacles and said, as if he thought the words were deadly venom and might kill me, You are an untidy person. - Author: Jim Butcher
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#24. Flora would have liked to ask her parents why the words 'to father' have such a different meaning from the words 'to mother'. - Author: Claire Fuller
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#25. Like caterpillars our metamorphosis begins with what comes from our mouth. Caterpillars spin silk cocoons from the mouth. We speak life or death, success or failure. All transformation starts with what comes from our mouth. - Author: Brandi L. Bates
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#26. The Net
I made you many and many a song,
Yet never one told all you are
It was as though a net of words
Were flung to catch a star;
It was as though I curved my hand
And dipped sea-water eagerly,
Only to find it lost the blue
Dark splendor of the sea. - Author: Sara Teasdale
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#27. I'm very sorry - the only words that could not rework into anything but what they signified. - Author: Jodi Picoult
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#28. Let the words be gazetted and ridiculous henceforward. - Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson
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#29. Every recreant who proved his timidity in the hour of danger, was afterwards boldest in words and tongue. - Author: Tacitus
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#30. In any event, it's done, said Papa-which are the words of a coward to the power of ten. - Author: Muriel Barbery
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#31. Words are everything to me. Words can build you up and feel so good. On the flip side, words can absolutely demolish you. - Author: Taylor Swift
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#32. Painting is ... a richer language than words ... Painting operates through signs which are not abstract and incorporeal like words. The signs of painting are much closer to the objects themselves. - Author: Jean Dubuffet
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#33. We must give each other the chance to change. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#34. The tethering of words to reality helps allay the worry that language ensnares us in a self-contained web of symbols. - Author: Steven Pinker
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#35. So, when there is a strife of tongues, at some meeting, the chairman, to obtain unity, suggests that every one shall speak in French. Perhaps it is bad French; French may not contain the words that express the speaker's thoughts; nevertheless speaking French imposes some order, some uniformity. - Author: Virginia Woolf
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#36. For years he'd strived to make a difference in the world, and he'd worked like a dog to make that happen, and yet here he was, a man sitting on a dock with his children, and never had he felt more certain that his words mattered. - Author: Kristin Hannah
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#37. Can words describe the fragrance of the very breath of spring? - Author: Neltje Blanchan
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#38. The stars are numerous as the sand on the seashore. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#39. The world we inhabit is one where children feel sorrow long before they have the words to express it. - Author: Russ Ramsey
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#40. The small words hurt the most." - Kris Harte - Author: Kathryn Perez
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#41. Every person is bound to make the first impression with the help of words - Author: Bhavik Sarkhedi
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#42. When words lose their meaning and expression, silence is the only language that heart follows, speaks and celebrates. - Author: Akshay Vasu
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#43. Kind words are such a blessing to the needful, if one but knew the pleasure that they bring. - Author: John McLeod
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#44. What I look for in a voice is for it to be unique. I don't really care if a singer sings well. Really, it's about emotion, or being able to sing the lyrics and actually mean it. A lot of singers sing good notes but forget about what words they use. - Author: Zedd
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#45. Music; joy of the heart. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#46. Does it matter that people and things
Have words,
Have names?
If not,
Why read any book?
A litany of useless letters
Detached from bone, muscle.
Or are words the only things that make the muscle, bone, memory, movement,
Person
Real? - Author: Stasia Ward Kehoe
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#47. The moment you make passive income and portfolio income a part of your life, your life will change. Those words will become flesh. - Author: Robert Kiyosaki
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#48. People talk differently. You can say some things some places you can't say in other places. But me as a film maker, no words are ever going to be off limits in something I write. As long as people use the words, I'm going to report that. - Author: Dax Shepard
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#49. You can tell a person's past, present and future by listening to the words they use. - Author: Robert Kiyosaki
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#50. He wanted to be a poet,' someone else put in while Maggie hugged Tim and patted his back. 'Said he'd only lacked the words to be one. - Author: Nora Roberts
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#51. I believe that I can create whatever I want to create. If I can put my head on it right, study it, learn the patterns, and - it's hard to put into words, it's real metaphysical, esoteric nonsense, but I feel very strongly that we are who we choose to be. - Author: Will Smith
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#52. It used to be that phrases and lines would come into my head, often many of them in a period of five days or a week, and maybe I didn't know what I was talking about, but the words had a kind of heaviness or deliciousness to them. - Author: Donald Hall
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#53. It's extremely difficult to describe interestingly what happens on the pitch. Thousands of journalists write millions of words every week trying to do it, so your chances of avoiding cliche are very slim. And you're trying to write fiction, not a match report. - Author: Mal Peet
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#54. [...] it seems you don't understand that words are the labels we stick on things, not the things themselves, you'll never know what the things are really like, nor even what their real names are, because the names you gave them are just that, the names you gave them [...] - Author: Jose Saramago
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#55. He had been born into debt, as had his father and his father before him. Indenture and slavery were two words for the same thing. - Author: Steven Erikson
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#56. The words you say never live up to the words in your head. - Author: Chris Cornell
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#57. This assignment could damn well project all the words across my face and the ink stain my hands a gory mess before I finished it. - Author: Jazz Feylynn
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#58. We can change the world with every thought we have and every word we speak. - Author: Alberto Villoldo
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#59. An old advertising maxim says you've got to spell out the benefit of the benefit. In other words, people don't buy quarter-inch drill bits. They buy quarter-inch holes so they can hang their children's pictures. - Author: Chip Heath
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#60. Say something worth the words. - Author: Tracy Chevalier
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#61. You know, I like to think my life is kind of like the books I read, only I'm the author. I can write the story I want. The future can be anything I want it to be." He moved his head side to side, considering my words. "That works, as long as your story has a blond stud that fucks like an animal. - Author: Adriana Locke
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#62. Some people will say that words like scum and rotten are wrong for Objective Journalism
which is true, but they miss the point. It was the built-in blind spots of the Objective rules and dogma that allowed Nixon to slither into the White House in the first place. - Author: Hunter S. Thompson
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#63. The blue, mosquitoey night pushes in from the hotel windows. - Author: Jennifer Egan
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#64. In other words, I am the Brunette Who Keeps Her Head. - Author: Jane Heller
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#65. So much of what folks want in the world turns out to be just a thing they say. Words change the way you feel for a small time and that just about goes as far as it can go toward being a true thing. - Author: Robert Bausch
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#66. The voices of conformity speak so loudly. Don't listen to them. No one does the right thing out of fear. If you ever utter the words, 'We've always done it that way,' I urge you to wash out your mouth with soap. - Author: Anna Quindlen
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#67. The Indians had only the two alternatives of war or civilization; in other words, they must either have destroyed the Europeans or become their equals. - Author: Alexis De Tocqueville
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#68. Coward is the most misused word in our society. - Author: Doug Stanhope
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#69. Won't You guide me through the dark night of the soul That I may better understand Your way ... Let me purify my thoughts and words and deeds That I may be a vehicle for Thee ... Give me my rapture today. - Author: Van Morrison
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#70. We weep as we witness the dead of a loved one. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#71. OUT OF AN INFINITE LOVE, you, O Lord, have made me an heir of your kingdom and joint heir with Christ. O Good Jesus, to whom else shall I go? You have the words of eternal life. I hope, and I believe in you. Lord keep me from despair. Amen. O - Author: Derek A. Olsen
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#72. But even though she was wise beyond her years, she was still young, and so was I, and all of our words were drowned out by the noise of our beating hearts, screaming at us that we were, after all, creatures of flesh and blood. - Author: Dexter Palmer
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#73. Our words are there to bless people and bring peace to the world - Author: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar
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#74. The planetary emergency unfolding around us is, first and foremost ... a crisis of thought, values, perceptions, ideas and judgments. In other words, it is a crisis of mind, which makes it a crisis of those institutions which purport to improve minds. - Author: David W. Orr
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#75. the soul has words as petals - Author: Edmond Jabes
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#76. I believe so deeply in the primacy of language, in lifting your prose to the highest level you're capable of and making your words symphonic. - Author: Dennis Lehane
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#77. We listen to songs to figure them out, to unravel the mystery of the words and the tune. - Author: David Levithan
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#78. Ahhhh ... I see. I think. Perhaps I don't. It may be easier to grasp if you presented it in a musical format. A lyrical song or two, accompanied by a whimsical dance to interpret the words. - Author: Nicole Sager
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#79. Proper evaluations of words and letters in their phonetic and associated sense can bring the people of earth to the clear light of pure cosmic wisdom. - Author: Sun Ra
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#80. The emptinesss was a hole that only he could fill. He was the relief. It pulled from every direction, this yearning for him. All he needed to do was speak the words, "Kiss me," and I would obey. - Author: Jessica Therrien
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#81. Words themselves - the very material of our discourse increasingly take on masks or disguises - Author: Dennis Potter
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#82. I wasn't saying you were heartbroken." I sound like English is a new language for me, the way I stutter out the words. "I just meant it was hard for me to ... to watch."
He neither confirms nor denies that he might or might not have been even a teeny bit heartbroken. - Author: Susan Ee
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#83. Finally, we can accept this stunning, irrevocable truth: Our Lord can lift us from deep despair and cradle us midst any care. We cannot tell him anything about aloneness or nearness! ... He who cannot lie, will atteast to our adequacy with the warm words, Well Done. - Author: Neal A. Maxwell
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#84. the ultimate meaning of words cannot be found in what the listener hears but in what he listens to upon hearing - Author: Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
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#85. The light in your soul can illuminate any darkness. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#86. The basic dynamics of conversion are summed up for me in the words LEAVE-ARRIVE, END-BEGIN, SHED-EMERGE. These are the tensions of conversion and spiritual awakening. - Author: Sue Monk Kidd
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#87. People kept on talking about the true king of Ankh-Morpork, but history taught a cruel lesson. It said - often in words of blood - that the true king was the one who got crowned."
- Author: Terry Pratchett
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#88. I hear myself saying these words: What this movement is about is options. I say it to friends who are frustrated, or housebound, or guilty, or child-laden, and what I'm really thinking is, If you really got it together, the option you would choose is mine. - Author: Nora Ephron
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#89. We are simple-minded enough to think that if we were saying something we would use words. We are rather doing something. The meaning of what we do is determined by each one who sees and hears it. - Author: John Cage
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#90. True there has been more talk of peace since 1945 than, I should think, at any other time in history. At least we hear more and read more about it because man's words, for good or ill, can now so easily reach the millions. - Author: Lester B. Pearson
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#91. When deeds and words are in accord, the whole world is transformed. - Author: Zhuangzi
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#92. Words are things, but things which mean. We cannot do away with meaning without doing away with signs, that is, with language itself. Moreover, we would have to do away with the universe. All the things man touches are impregnated with meaning. - Author: Octavio Paz
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#93. Taking a couple of deep breaths, he knew he had to choose his words carefully - in spite of the fact that his adrenal gland had opened up full-bore and was pumping enough OMG into his system that he was drowning in terror. - Author: J.R. Ward
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#94. You're never too old to make a fool of yourself - Author: Michael Perkins
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#95. I'm learning all the right vocabulary words - 'You're right, I'm wrong.' - Author: George Stephanopoulos
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#96. If only I were articulate to paint in the frail medium of words what I see and know and possess incorporated in my consciousness of the mighty driftage of the races in the times before our present written history began! - Author: Jack London
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#97. Consider your actions and words. Be thoughtful when expressing your feelings or concerns. Sometimes it's not what you say, but the way you say it. That makes all the difference - Author: Amaka Imani Nkosazana
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#98. The fewer words a parent uses, the more aurhoritative the parent sounds & the clearer the instruction. - Author: John Rosemond
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#99. I love you," he said against her lips. "I love you, too," she said but the words that always seemed so big felt small now. What was love when put up against war? - Author: Kristin Hannah
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#100. I have never had a problem with people not being able to understand the words and the meanings in Titus. - Author: Julie Taymor
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