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Quote – Processed Meats

"Processed meats = bacon, sausage, ham, salami, bologna, pepperoni, all red meat in frozen meals.  They are too dangerous for human consumption because of sodium nitrite = carcinogen." ...
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Quote – Slaves

"There are more slaves today than at any point in history. 12-27 million forced to work at subsistence pay under threat of violence. The US government estimates 50,000 people work in hidden bondage.  90% are used for sex, indentured domestics ...
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Colin Quinn quote – Celebrate diversity

"Nowadays, the common wisdom is to celebrate diversity — as long as you don’t point out that people are different." - Colin Quinn ...
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Quote – Ben Roethlisberger

There are 138,226 calories in sloppy Ben Roethlisberger burger ...
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St. Francis of Assisi Quote – Do The Impossible

“Start by doing what's necessary; then do what's possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.” - St. Francis of Assisi ...
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Peace Pilgrim quote – It’s as though we have two selves

"It’s as though we have two selves or two natures or two wills with two contrary viewpoints.... Your lower self sees you as the center of the universe — your higher self sees you as a cell in the body ...
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Tibetan proverb

"Where there is veneration, even a dog’s tooth emits light." - Tibetan proverb ...
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John Snelling quote – Suffering has its positive side

"Underlying our glitzy modern consumer culture there is a deep spiritual undernourishment and malaise that manifests all kinds of symptoms: nervous disorders, loneliness, alienation, purposelessness So blanking out, running away, burying our heads in sand or videotape will take us nowhere ...
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Margaret Thatcher Quote – Disciplining Yourself

“Disciplining yourself to do what you know is right and important, although difficult, is the highroad to pride, self-esteem, and personal satisfaction.” - Margaret Thatcher ...
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Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI Quote – Hardness of Hearing

"There is not only a physical deafness which largely cuts people off from social life; there is also a "hardness of hearing" where God is concerned." - Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI ...
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