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Naive idealists are always so preoccupied with their own virtues

Naive idealists are always so preoccupied with their own virtues that they have no residual awareness of the common characteristics in all human foibles and frailties and could not bear to be reminded that there is a hidden kinship between the vices of even the most vicious and the virtues of even the most upright.
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You beat cancer by how you live, why you live, and in the manner in which you live.

When you die, it does not mean that you lose to cancer. You beat cancer by how you live, why you live, and in the manner in which you live.

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I would sum it up with 'Yes, I can.'

If we look at America today and admit that it is the most powerful nation on the planet, it has an ethos that if I were asked to sum up in a few words, I would sum it up with 'Yes, I can.'
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The Fetzer Institute, fostering awareness of the power of love and forgiveness to transform our world. Find them at fetzer.org.
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Mind, Body, Spirit

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All human beings actually are ratios of being and becoming

One of the blessings and burdens of being trans is that I think all human beings actually are ratios of being and becoming.

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