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Joyeux Noel: The Merry Christmas Miracle

Joyeux Noel came out back in 2005. I have seen clips of it and even quoted it before, but, I must confess, I had never seen it until this year. Knowing that it depicts the famous Christmas Truce of 1914, … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #423: The Best Present

“There’s no better present than a future.” – Death, Hogfather I was searching for a perfect Christmas quote to share on Christmas Day itself, an lo, I find it in a Christmas-themed fantasy that I’ve surely seen a dozen times … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #422: Each Life Touches Every Life

“Strange, isn’t it? Each man’s life touches so many other lives.” – Clarence, It’s a Wonderful Life Clarence says this to George Bailey, a man who has done far more good in his life than he has ever realized. As … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #421: Believing in Them

“I’m not just a whimsical figure who wears a charming suit and affects a jolly demeanor, you know. I’m a symbol. I’m a symbol the human ability to be able to suppress the selfish and hateful tendencies that rule the … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #418: Love, More Than Money

“I must say, Regina, now our son really is the richest boy in the world.” “He has friends.” – Richard & Regina Rich, Richie Rich This comes at the end of a movie which, from beginning to end, is about … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #413: It’s Worth the Burden

“To have memories of those you loved and lost is perhaps harder than to have no memories at all.” – Gabriel Van Helsing, Van Helsing When Van Helsing says this, he is in company of a woman who has lost … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #412: The Meaning of Hope

“Things don’t get better. Things get worse.” – Colonel Grigio, Warm Bodies The plot of Warm Bodies involves a zombie apocalypse, with humans fighting desperately to survive by killing all the zombies whilst the zombies are killing all the humans … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #411: A Humanity Worth Survival

“If you’ve got to kill all my friends to survive, maybe it’s time for a change.” – Marty Mikalski, Cabin in the Woods What this particularly means, in context of the movie, is that humanity does not deserve to survive … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #407: Working Together

“Guys, you’re all so talented and imaginative, but you can’t work together as a team. I’m just a construction worker, but when I had a plan and we were all working together, I mean, we could build a skyscraper! Now … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #401: Pioneer Spirit

“The pioneers gave up their safety, their comfort, and sometimes their lives to build our new West. They were determined to make the New World strong and free, an example to the world. Some would say that those struggles are … Continue reading

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