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Desire is both imitative (we like what others like) and competitive (we wan

Desire is both imitative (we like what others like) and competitive (we want to take away from others what they have). As children, we wanted to monopolize the attention of a parent, to draw it away from other siblings. This sense of rivalry... makes peop
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

One must have sensitivity of the princess and endurance of the whore.

One must have sensitivity of the princess and endurance of the whore.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

Be like stars; instead of cursing the darkness, shine.

Be like stars; instead of cursing the darkness, shine.
Posted 4 months ago

Of course, of course. Mr. Buzzby, did it ever occur to you that a god may l

Of course, of course. Mr. Buzzby, did it ever occur to you that a god may live, figuratively, a dog's life?''Eh?''Gods are transfigured, you know. They go up in smoke, as it were. In smoke and flame. They become pure flame, pure spirit, creatures with no
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

I want to do the right things for the right reasons. Not because someone wi

I want to do the right things for the right reasons. Not because someone will judge or someone else will wonder. Not because of tradition or pressure. Not because I'm afraid or embarrassed to do anything else. And not because it's what people expect. I wa
Posted 4 months ago

When you least expect it is when the person you always dreamt of will final

When you least expect it is when the person you always dreamt of will finally show up.
Posted 4 months ago

We took off for the tree line, leaving the wounded soldiers to wonder how t

We took off for the tree line, leaving the wounded soldiers to wonder how they'd been beaten by four misfits and a horse.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

I don't like the way young people write and talk about the old. I don't lik

I don't like the way young people write and talk about the old. I don't like their attitude, which, if they weren't young and therefore bright and vibrant, would be called outdated.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

... "I now see that I spent most of my life in doing neither what I ought n

... "I now see that I spent most of my life in doing neither what I ought nor what I liked". The Christians describe the Enemy as one "without whom Nothing is strong". And Nothing is very strong: strong enough to steal away a man's best years not in sweet
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

Wisdom bought with a tremendous price, Jane. You know what William and I su

Wisdom bought with a tremendous price, Jane. You know what William and I suffered. I suppose the benefit to our tumultuous courtship was the trial-by-fire aspect of it all.We learned our lessons via grievous methods, but we did learn them.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

I Believe When People Go To Hell, They Relive Their Worst Life Experience,

I Believe When People Go To Hell, They Relive Their Worst Life Experience, Over And Over Again.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

A relationship isn't going to make me survive. It's the cherry on top.

A relationship isn't going to make me survive. It's the cherry on top.
Posted 3 months, 3 weeks ago