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Childhood in large parts of modern Britain, at any rate, has been replaced by premature adulthood, or rather adolescence. Children grow up very fast but not very far. That is why it is possible for fourteen-year-olds now to establish friendships with twenty-six-year-olds - because they know by the age of fourteen all they are ever going to know.
Obesity is the result of a loss of self-control. Indeed, loss of self-control might be said to be the defining social (or anti-social) characteristic of our age: public drunkenness, excessive gambling, promiscuity and common-or-garden rudeness are all examples of our collective loss of self-control.
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They say when you are missing someone that they are probably feeling the same, but I don't think it's possible for you to miss me as much as I'm missing you right now
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Do not grow old, no matter how long you live. Never cease to stand like curious children before the Great Mystery into which we are born.
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I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.
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There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will.
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It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
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