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A good sermon is an engineering operation by which a chasm is bridged ...   Religion
A person wrapped up in himself makes a small package.   Life
Bitterness imprisons life; love releases it. Bitterness paralyzes life...   Life
Christians are supposed not merely to endure change, nor even to profi...   Change
Democracy is based upon the conviction that there are extraordinary po...   Life
Don't simply retire from something; have something to retire to.   Business
God is not a cosmic bellboy for whom we can press a button to get thin...   Life
Hating people is like burning down your own house to get rid of a rat.   Life
He who cannot rest, cannot work; he who cannot let go, cannot hold on;...   Life
He who chooses the beginning of a road chooses the place it leads to. ...   Life
He who knows no hardships will know no hardihood. He who faces no cala...   Life
I would rather live in a world where my life is surrounded by mystery ...   Life
It is by acts and not by ideas that people live.   Life
Liberty is always dangerous, but it is the safest thing we have.   Life
No horse gets anywhere until he is harnessed. No stream or gas drives ...   Life
Our power is not so much in us as through us.   Life
Preaching is personal counseling on a group basis.   Life
Rebellion against your handicaps gets you nowhere. Self-pity gets you ...   Life
The fact that astronomies change while the stars abide is a true analo...   Life
The half is greater than the whole.   Life
The steady discipline of intimate friendship with Jesus results in men...   Life
To keep the Golden Rule we must put ourselves in other people's places...   Life