Posts Tagged ‘quotes’

Icon Written by bbbco on September 28, 2008 – 11:54 pm

While reading Mere Christianity, I came across this quote which reminded me of our current state in the nation. God cannot give us a happiness and peace apart from Himself, because it is not there. There is no such thing. That is the key to history. Terrific energy is expended–civilisations are built up–excellent institutions devised; […]

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Icon Written by bbbco on August 4, 2008 – 12:05 am

Soldier, prisoner, writer, and philosopher Alexandr Solzhenitsyn died Sunday evening, August 3rd, 2008. Growing up in the Soviet Union, he served as a decorated commander for the Red Army, yet he was arrested for an anti-Soviet comment made in a personal letter in early 1945. He was promptly placed in a labor camp called Ekibastuz, […]

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Icon Written by bbbco on April 23, 2008 – 1:44 am

“Knowing you would fail and fall and finally get back up again, and from the failure understand that it doesn’t matter. You are mine. I have bought you, and no matter what you do, you will always be mine. I do not see your failures…. I see only the man you will become.” –Return of […]

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