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#1. History must speak for itself. A historian is content if he has been able to shed more light. - Author: William L. Shirer
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#2. Today's difficulties are often a result of yesterday's disobedience. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#3. The battles your enemy wages against you - especially the most acute, consistent ones - possess a personality to them, an intimate knowledge of who you are and the precise pressure points where you can most easily be taken down. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#4. Nothing - nothing! - is too far gone that your God cannot resurrect it. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#5. Since Kemal's death, Turkey has been ruled by small minds, unsteady, weak men. - Author: William L. Shirer
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#6. On May 17, 1933, before the Reichstag, Hitler delivered his "Peace Speech," one of the greatest of his career, a masterpiece of deceptive propaganda that deeply moved the German people and unified them behind him and which made a profound and favorable impression on the outside world. - Author: William L. Shirer
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#7. It is doubtful if a more extensive anthology of errors (William Shirer's Rise and Fall of the Third Reich) concerning the personality and policies of Hitler and the causes and responsibility for the Second World War has ever been assembled, even in war time. - Author: Harry Elmer Barnes
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#8. In his case, what had been hardness became cruelty, while a tendency to bluff became plain dishonesty. He often lied without hesitation and assumed that others lied to him. - Author: William L. Shirer
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#9. God's impressions within and His Word without are always corroborated by His providence around, and we should quietly wait until these three focus into one point. ... If you do not know what you ought to do, stand still until you do. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#10. I myself was to experience how easily one is taken in by a lying and censored press and radio in a totalitarian state ... a steady diet over the years of falsifications and distortions made a certain impression on one's mind and often misled it. - Author: William L. Shirer
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#11. We pray because our own solutions don't work and because prayer deploys, activates, and fortifies us against the attacks of the enemy. We - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#12. Soviet foreign policy turns out to be as "imperialist" as that of the czars. The Kremlin has betrayed the revolution. - Author: William L. Shirer
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#13. Three youths in Hanover who snatched a lady's handbag in the black-out have been sentenced to death. - Author: William L. Shirer
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#14. Unity does not mean sameness. It means oneness of purpose. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#15. Perhaps America will one day go fascist democratically, by popular vote. - Author: William L. Shirer
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#16. And many returned who if they were not converted were at least rendered tolerant of the "new Germany" and believed that they had seen, as they said, "positive achievements. - Author: William L. Shirer
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#17. Contentment is the equilibrium between the enjoyment of life now and the anticipation of what is to come. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#18. The Olympic games held in Berlin in August 1936 afforded the Nazis a golden opportunity to impress the world with the achievements of the Third Reich, and they made the most of it. - Author: William L. Shirer
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#19. Persistent, internal inklings matched by external confirmation is often the way God directs believers into His will. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#20. Stalactites and stalagmites. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#21. He frequently lost all self-control and his language grew increasingly violent. In his intimate circle he now found no restraining influence.47 - Author: William L. Shirer
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#22. Believing that life interruptions - divine interruptions - are a privilege not only causes us to handle them differently but to await them eagerly. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#23. they knew also that the Communist underground was directed from Moscow and served chiefly as an espionage source for the Russians.* - Author: William L. Shirer
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#24. Prayer Releases All Your Eternal Resources - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#25. The racial laws which excluded the Jews from the German community seemed to a foreign observer to be a shocking throwback to primitive times, but since the Nazi racial theories exalted the Germans as the salt of the earth and the master race they were far from being unpopular. A - Author: William L. Shirer
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#26. If I were your enemy, I'd use every opportunity to bring old wounds to mind, as well as the people, events, and circumstances that caused them. I'd try to ensure that your heart was hardened with anger and bitterness. Shackled through unforgiveness. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#27. 1. I DO SOLEMNLY RESOLVE to embrace my current season of life and will maximize my time in it. I will resist the urge to hurry through or circumvent any portion of my journey but will live with a spirit of contentment. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#28. The goose-step has always seemed to me to be an outlandish exhibition of the human being in his most undignified and stupid state. - Author: William L. Shirer
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#29. It is time for us to breathe and build margin into our lives for God. Sabbath was intended as a gift, and it is still a gift to us today. If you are weary, worn out, and exhausted the concept of Sabbath will change your life. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#30. In prayer you gain your strength - the power to gird yourself with armor that extinguishes every weapon your enemy wields. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#31. We serve a God who is waiting to hear from you, and He can't wait to respond. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#32. Through intentional, deliberate, strategic prayer, you grab hold of Jesus and of everything He's already done on your behalf. It's how you tap into the power of heaven and watch it reverberate in your experiences. It's - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#33. I want my life to radiate what happens when God has a person's heart at His full control, when every event or circumstance is simply another avenue to know Him better and show forth His glory. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#34. story of the Nazi plot to kidnap the Duke and Duchess of Windsor and induce the former King of England to work with Hitler for a peace settlement with Great Britain. - Author: William L. Shirer
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#35. Only God's presence can change people's lives. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#36. All this was made clear enough to the assembled industrialists and they responded with enthusiasm to the promise of the end of the infernal elections, of democracy and disarmament. - Author: William L. Shirer
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#37. In spiritual warfare, as we detect enemy activity and deploy the various pieces of armor, our prayers need to be fervent and specific, strategic and personal, tied to the specific needs arising at that specific occasion. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#38. Always looking toward the next moment, the next month, the next event, rarely allowing myself the privilege of fully participating and embracing the happenings that were right before me for that day. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#39. It was at this time that he published an open letter to a Communist leader assuring him that Nazism and Communism were really the same thing. - Author: William L. Shirer
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#40. No class or group or party in Germany could escape its share of responsibility for the abandonment of the democratic Republic and the advent of Adolf Hitler. The cardinal error of the Germans who opposed Nazism was their failure to unite against it. - Author: William L. Shirer
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#41. The Germans, if one may risk a generalization, have a weakness for blaming foreigners for their failures. - Author: William L. Shirer
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#42. Hitler delivered petulant speeches that fall warning the outside world and particularly the British to mind their own business and to quit concerning themselves "with the fate of Germans within the frontiers of the Reich. - Author: William L. Shirer
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#43. Everything you need God already is. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#44. The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich, A History of Nazi Germany, by William L. Shirer, Simon and Schuster, 1960, New York; Hitler, a Study in Tyranny, by Alan Bullock, Harper, 1953, New York; - Author: Philip K. Dick
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#45. In the midst of a universe that cannot exist for a second without constant motion, God transcended the order of nature. He stopped. He rested. And He prescribes the same for you and me. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#46. The Third Reich which was born on January 30, 1933, Hitler boasted, would endure for a thousand years, - Author: William L. Shirer
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#47. One of them was Fritz Thyssen, one of the earliest and biggest contributors to the party. Fleeing the "Nazi regime has ruined German industry." And to all he met abroad he proclaimed, "What a fool ( Dummkopf ) I was! - Author: William L. Shirer
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#48. We can't anticipate and provide for life's trials, but the Lord can and does. The Lord wants us to thirst not after a quick fix to our problems but after the life-altering refreshment of His provision. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#49. What might God be trying to grow in your character or cement in your relationship with Him by keeping you separated from some of the things you want but don't yet have? - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#50. Fervent prayer keeps your true identity in focus. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#51. That's what the enemy wants. He wants you living in a state of defeat. Your defenses down. Your resolve weak and flimsy. Surrendering to an army of insecurities and misdiagnosis instead of courageously thriving in the sophisticated security of your identity in Christ. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#52. And that is where you want to be. Because in His arms, you'll know the beauty of His peace - "the peace of God, which surpasses all comprehension" and which guards our hearts and minds in Christ Jesus (Phil. 4:7). - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#53. If all we're doing is flinging words and emotions in all directions without any real consideration for the specific ways the enemy is targeting us and the promises of God that apply to us, we're mostly just wasting our time. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#54. Demonstrated that the more you owed a country the more business you did with it. - Author: William L. Shirer
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#55. The power which has always started the greatest religious and political avalanches in history rolling has from time immemorial been the magic power of the spoken word, and that alone. The broad masses of the people can be moved only by the power of speech. - Author: William L. Shirer
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#56. You always thought you knew where you were headed. But now your life's been interrupted, and these personal goals, hopes, and trajectories are being asked to take a backseat to what God uniquely has in mind for you. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#57. Surely the Germans must be the ugliest-looking people in Europe, individually. Not a decent-looking woman in the whole Linden. Their awful clothes probably contribute to one's impression. - Author: William L. Shirer
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#58. God has gone before us so we can walk in the future He has for us. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#59. We often don't realize that where God puts us is the very place we need to be to receive what He wants to give us. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#60. But the fact remains that according to the testimony of one of his own Nazi followers in the column, the physician Dr. Walther Schulz, which was supported by several other witnesses, Hitler "was the first to get up and turn back," leaving his dead and wounded comrades lying in the street. He - Author: William L. Shirer
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#61. So we strap on weapons that work - weapons divinely authorized for our success in spiritual warfare: the belt of truth, the breastplate of righteousness, the shoes of peace. Then we take up the shield of faith, the helmet of salvation, as well as the sword - the very Word of God. But - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#62. They were creating a program on contemplative prayer called Be Still. They asked me to be a part of this project that was designed to help Americans see the importance of spending time before God in stillness. I knew immediately that God wanted me to be a part of the project. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#63. You may not understand what all's happening in your life right now, but any possible explanation pales in comparison to what you do know because of your faith in God's goodness and assurance. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#64. . . being content with what you have; for He Himself has said, "I will never desert you, nor will I ever forsake you." (Heb. 13:5) - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#65. Disciplined runners consistently clear their heads and focus fully on the journey ahead..because their passion and zeal for the goal supersedes the strain. The goal beckons them onward. Passion doesn't negate weariness; it just resolves to press beyond it. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#66. Prayer is how we isolate the real problems. And prayer is how we get up behind those problems and attack them at the roots. It's how we isolate the real enemy. It's how we keep him on his heels and off our man. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#67. Ministry is when the people who hear you, don't want more of you; they want more of Him because of what you've said. When you point them to God's fire instead of trying to get attention for yourself-that's ministry. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#68. We vigilantly asked God to make our marriage and family (and the families of all those involved in the film) bulletproof against these incessant attacks. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#69. All the good things on this earth are trophy cups. The strong win them. The weak lose them.
from a speech by the Nazi Minister of Education - Author: William L. Shirer
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#70. True success in any endeavor can only come when the Father has initiated the activity and invited our participation. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#71. He warps your perspective on the current events in your life until reality appears much worse and more desperate than it truly is. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#72. You and I are the mechanisms God has put in place to keep today's corrupting systems of thought from taking root and then taking effect in the hearts of our children. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#73. God is the God of 'right now.' He doesn't want you sitting around regretting yesterday. Nor does He want you wringing your hands and worrying about the future. He wants you focusing on what He is saying to you and putting in front of you ... right now. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#74. The government [Hitler promised] will make use of these powers only insofar as they are essential for carrying out vitally necessary measures. Neither - Author: William L. Shirer
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#75. The "word of the Lord" is designed to reshape your purposes, putting you in a position for Him to do through you what you cannot do on your own. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#76. The middle classes, grown prosperous by the belated but staggering development of the industrial revolution and dazzled by the success of Bismarck's policy of force and war, had traded for material gain any aspirations for political freedom they may have had. - Author: William L. Shirer
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#77. Sometimes the divine intervention of God means breaking allegiance with what you love. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#78. Most true happiness comes from one's inner life, from the disposition of the mind and soul. Admittedly, a good inner life is difficult to achieve, especially in these trying times. It takes reflection and contemplation and self-discipline. - Author: William L. Shirer
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#79. Most of our days are filled with routine duties required for life to continue with any sort of sanity. But if we take the time look closely, we might discover that God is using these normal activities to prepare us for future tasks, each duty pointing to His blessing in our lives. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#80. Lord, please do this ... or do something better! - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#81. The spirit of complaint is born out of an unwillingness to trust God with today.
Like the Israelites, it means you are spending your time looking back toward Egypt or wishing for the future all the while missing what God is doing right now. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#82. The Nazi regime intended eventually to destroy Christianity in Germany, if it could, and substitute the old paganism of the early Germanic gods and the new paganism of the Nazi extremists. - Author: William L. Shirer
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#83. Shirer estimates that between 1930 and 1933 a substantial section of German industry was financing the Nazi Party to the extent of many millions of marks a year. - Author: Heinrick Fraenkel
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#84. Whatever you are holding onto in this life, hold it loosely so it won't hurt when the Lord has to pry your fingers open to take it away. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#85. (The enemy) laughs at your attempts to fix your own issues with timely words and hard work - tactics that might affect matters for a moment but can't begin to touch his underhanded, cunning efforts down where the root issues lie. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#86. obvious they had not heard the - Author: William L. Shirer
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#87. No other party in Germany came near to attracting so many shady characters. As we have seen, a conglomeration of pimps, murderers, homosexuals, alcoholics and blackmailers flocked to the party as if to a natural haven. Hitler did not care, as long as they were useful to him. - Author: William L. Shirer
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#88. when we talk about the peace of God, don't think of singing and swaying and holding hands in a circle. The peace of God is strong, intense, palpable, real. You can sense its stable presence giving you inner security despite insecure circumstances. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#89. After midnight and no air-raid, - Author: William L. Shirer
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#90. We think we know what we want. In reality we should want nothing else but to be completely in line with His desires for us and His purposes in our generation. So we must resolve to let God be God on His terms, not ours. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#91. Himmler announced today that a Polish farm labourer had been hanged for sleeping with a German woman. No race pollution is to be permitted. Another - Author: William L. Shirer
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#92. Having your spiritual radar up in constant anticipation of His presence- even in the midst of the joyful chaos and regular rhythms of your everyday living- is paramount in hearing God, because sometimes the place and manner you find Him is the least spectacular you'd expect. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#93. A gigantic crowd of one million persons was gathered on the Maifeld to hear the two fascist dictators speak their pieces. Mussolini, orating in German, was carried away by the deafening applause - and by Hitler's flattering words. - Author: William L. Shirer
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#95. Yet some of the most faithful, effective Christians I know are those who are living out their quiet calling to the few in their home, to their fledging church, or to the homeless under a bridge in their city. Nothing is meager or insignificant about that. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#96. Give your hands to Him for His work, your feet to walk His path, and your ears to hear Him speak - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#97. Now is the time to know that God is able. To connect your current reality with God's present ability. - Author: Priscilla Shirer
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#98. In the Third Reich every German girl will find a husband! - Author: William L. Shirer
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#99. Thus was parliamentary democracy finally interred in Germany. Except for the arrests of the Communists and some of the Social Democratic deputies, it was all done quite legally, though accompanied by terror. Parliament - Author: William L. Shirer
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#100. Like most great revolutionaries he could thrive only in evil times, at first when the masses were unemployed, hungry and desperate, and later when they were intoxicated by - Author: William L. Shirer
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