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"I love to see a young girl go out and grab the world by the lapels. Life's a bitch. You've got to go out and kick ass."
“It is not our circumstances that get us down, it’s our thinking about our circumstances and our attitude towards them.”
"Your soul is that part of you that yearns for meaning in life,and which seeks for something beyond this life. It's the part of you that yearns, really, for God. I find [that] young people all over the world are searching for something. They don't know what it is."
"We are not as divided as our politics suggest"
Brian D. McLaren
“At their best, religious and spiritual communities help us discover this pure and naked spiritual encounter. At their worst, they simply make us more ashamed, pressuring us to cover up more, pushing us to further enhance our image with the best designer labels and latest spiritual fads, weighing us down with layer upon layer of heavy, uncomfortable, pretentious, well-starched religiosity.”
“No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background, or his religion. People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite.”