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  • Elliot shared from Theodore Roosevelt; an Autobiography by Theodore Roosevelt
    We of the great modern democracies must strive unceasingly to make our several countries lands in which a poor man who works hard can live comfortably and honestly, and in which a rich man cannot live dishonestly nor in slothful avoidance of duty; and yet we must judge rich man and poor man alike by a standard which rests on conduct and not on caste, and we must frown with the same stern severity on the mean and vicious envy which hates and would plunder a man because he is well off and on the brutal and selfish arrogance which looks down on and exploits the man with whom life has gone hard.
  • Elliot shared from Theodore Roosevelt; an Autobiography by Theodore Roosevelt
    Love of peace is common among weak, short-sighted, timid, and lazy persons; and on the other hand courage is found among many men of evil temper and bad character. Neither quality shall by itself avail. Justice among the nations of mankind, and the uplifting of humanity, can be brought about only by those strong and daring men who with wisdom love peace, but who love righteousness more than peace. Facing the
  • Elliot shared from Warbreaker by Brandon Sanderson
    you don’t understand a man until you understand what makes him do what he does. Every man is a hero in his own story, Princess.
    Note: #truth
  • Elliot shared from Warbreaker by Brandon Sanderson
    “I’ll never know the difference. Unknowing ignorance is preferable to informed stupidity.” “I’ll try to remember that.” “Do so and you defeat the point. Now,
    Note: fun piece of writing :-)
  • Elliot shared from Hosting the Presence: Unveiling Heaven's Agenda by Bill Johnson
    Adam was brought into the creation picture as a co-laborer. He was actually given the responsibility to help define the nature of the world he was going to live in. This reveals the heart of God in such a beautiful way. God did not create us to be robots. We were made in His image as co-laborers, working with Him to demonstrate His goodness over all that He made.
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Elliot