Paul valued his life, but the doing of God's will was his highest priority.Jehovah's Witnesses worldwide feel the smae. Although, as Jesus foretold, they are 'objects of hatred by all the nations'.
The highest function of love is that it makes the loved one a unique and irreplaceable being.
On the highest throne in the world, we still sit only on our own bottom.
We can know only that we know nothing. And that is the highest degree of human wisdom.
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I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought; and that gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder.
I started my life with a single absolute: that the world was mine to shape in the image of my highest values and never to be given up to a lesser standard, no matter how long or hard the struggle.
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