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Robbie "He said, "It is I who am God, and there is no other one that exists apart from me." And when he said this, he sinned against all the immortal beings who give answer. And they laid it to his charge." - On the Origin of the World
JohnCalvin There is no one keeping records up there. The records are here in the heart and I am going to have to deal with them. That is far more painful than having a record keeping God up in the skies. So I or anyone who is setting out on the path to enlightenment will eventually become absolutely impeccable in every thing that they do. Is it because of a fear of damnation or of the punishment of wrathful God? Or because one has sinned and hasn't asked forgiveness? No, no, no and no. These are only excuses that lead us away from the real problem. The truly enlightened person will see that every action has a reaction with which they must deal. Not only do we do unto others but as we do unto others we are doing unto ourselves. And if a person is wise then they are not going to do stuff that will cause them to have to later face it and resolve it and balance it in their soul.
sulllisa "Nobody knows anything, Joe. We'll take this leap, and we'll see. We'll jump, and we'll see. That's life, right? " - Joe Versus the Volcano (1990)
NeutiquamErro "Pray as if everything depends upon God. Work as if everything depends on you." -St. Augustine of Hippo, Doctor of the Church..... And also: "An historian who espouses the Christ-Myth Theory is like a biologist who espouses young-earth creationism. Both are in need of serious assistance." -Anonymous
momoftwo And He will raise you up on eagle's wings, Bear you on the breath of dawn, Make you to shine like the sun, And hold you in the palm of His Hand.
GoDevil "There is no greater weapon against errors of any kind than REASON. I have never used and other, and I trust I never shall"- Thomas Paine
BenEvans "Believing there's no God means I can't really be forgiven except by kindness and faulty memories. That's good; it makes me want to be more thoughtful. I have to try to treat people right the first time around." - Penn Jilette (of Penn & Teller)
dab16d9c-e54d-4651-827b-6b5a08 No one can bring you down without your permission, so keep smiling. -Carol Reinitz
TheRev We are not called by God to do extraordinary things, but to do ordinary things with extraordinary love. — Jean Vanier
29d7ae45-540c-4068-b567-fe2080 Don't believe everything you think.
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Published October 11, 2010

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