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Quote Left This required abandoning the idea that there is a universal quantity called time that all clocks measure. Instead, everyone would have his own personal time. The clocks of two people would agree if they were at rest with respect to each other but not if they were moving. This has been confirmed by a number of experiments, including one in which an extremely accurate timepiece was flown around the world and then compared with one that had stayed in place. If you wanted to live longer, you could keep flying to the east so the speed of the plane added to the earth Quote Right
Quote Left Psychoanalysis is an attempt to examine a person's self-justifications. Hence it can be undertaken only with the patient's cooperation and can succeed only when the patient has something to gain by abandoning or modifying his system of self-justification. Quote Right
Quote Left Republicans have been accused of abandoning the poor. It's the other way around. They never vote for us. Quote Right
Quote Left It has become impossible to give up the enterprise of disarmament without abandoning the whole great adventure of building up a collective peace system. Quote Right
Quote Left Romans 1:24: Therefore God gave them over in the sinful desires of their hearts to sexual impurity for the degrading of their bodies with one another. (NIV)

Therefore God gave them up in the lusts of their [own] hearts to sexual impurity, to the dishonoring of their bodies among themselves [abandoning them to the degrading power of sin](AMP)

Wherefore God also gave them up to uncleanness through the lusts of their own hearts, to dishonour their own bodies between themselves: (KJV)

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Quote Left Mark 1:20: Without delay he called them, and they left their father Zebedee in the boat with the hired men and followed him. (NIV)

And immediately He called out to them, and [abandoning all mutual claims] they left their father Zebedee in the boat with the hired men and went off after Him [to be His disciples, side with His party, and follow Him]. (AMP)

And straightway he called them: and they left their father Zebedee in the ship with the hired servants, and went after him. (KJV)

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Quote Left We are not abandoning our convictions, our philosophy or traditions, nor do we urge anyone to abandon theirs. Quote Right
Quote Left What keeps us from abandoning ourselves entirely to one vice, often, is the fact that we have several. Quote Right