|The first excerpt represents the past or something you must release, and is drawn from Disputation of the Power and Efficacy of Indulgences by Dr. Martin Luther:
9.  Thesauros ecclesie s. Laurentius dixit esse pauperes
ecclesie, sed locutus est usu vocabuli suo tempore.
10.  Sine temeritate dicimus claves ecclesie (merito Christi
donatas) esse thesaurum istum.
11.  Clarum est enim, quod ad remissionem penarum et casuum
sola sufficit potestas Pape.
12.  Verus thesaurus ecclesie est sacrosanctum euangelium
glorie et gratie dei.
13.  Hic autem est merito odiosissimus, quia ex primis facit
14.  Thesaurus autem indulgentiarum merito est gratissimus,
|The second excerpt represents the present or the deciding factor of the moment, and is drawn from Before Adam by Jack London:
flung them into the river below the last
Not alone did Red-Eye murder his wives, but he also
murdered for his wives, in order to get them. When he
wanted a new wife and selected the wife of another man,
he promptly killed that man. Two of these murders I saw
myself. The whole horde knew, but could do nothing.
We had not yet developed any government, to speak of,
inside the horde. We had certain customs and visited
our wrath upon the unlucky ones who violated those
customs. Thus, for example, the individual who defiled
|The third excerpt represents the future or something you must embrace, and is drawn from In the Cage by Henry James:
austerity. If she hadn't quite the courage in short to say to Mr.
Mudge that her actual chance for a play of mind was worth any week
the three shillings he desired to help her to save, she yet saw
something happen in the course of the month that in her heart of
hearts at least answered the subtle question. This was connected
precisely with the appearance of the memorable lady.
She pushed in three bescribbled forms which the girl's hand was
quick to appropriate, Mr. Buckton having so frequent a perverse
instinct for catching first any eye that promised the sort of
entertainment with which she had her peculiar affinity. The