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A book has got smell. A new book smells great. An old book smells even better. An old book smells like ancient Egypt.

Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Man lives consciously for himself, but serves as an unconscious instrument

Man lives consciously for himself, but serves as an unconscious instrument for the achievement of historical, universally human goals.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

What I always hate is when people call our movement a 'revolution'. For thi

What I always hate is when people call our movement a 'revolution'. For this to be a revolution, we would have to be opposing a standing government. Look around; there is no standing government.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

A novelist must believe he can outdo himself. Or his creative drive would d

A novelist must believe he can outdo himself. Or his creative drive would die.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

She was lost in her longing to understand.

She was lost in her longing to understand.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

We tried to set up a company that patterned ourselves after Southwest in al

We tried to set up a company that patterned ourselves after Southwest in all the fun, the spirit, the great people, the smile, the efficiency side of it, but we've added some extras that people aren't used to finding on Southwest.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Whether or not people go into space or serve the space industry, they will

Whether or not people go into space or serve the space industry, they will have the sensitivity to those fields necessary to stimulate unending innovation in the technological fields, and it's that innovation in the 21st century that will drive tomorrow's
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Okay... I get that... but why I!?

Okay... I get that... but why I!?
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

I'm only leaving you for a handful of days, but it feels as though I'll be

I'm only leaving you for a handful of days, but it feels as though I'll be gone forever—- the way the door closes behind me with such solidity, the way my suitcase carries everything I'd need for an eternity of traveling light. I've left my hotel number o
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

My son, do not forget your father's instructions.

My son, do not forget your father's instructions.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

The best writing is rewriting.

The best writing is rewriting.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

If people can't acknowledge the wisdom of indigenous cultures, then that's

If people can't acknowledge the wisdom of indigenous cultures, then that's their loss.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Like animals we call to each other," was the thought that came to him as he

Like animals we call to each other," was the thought that came to him as he remembered the hour of love in the afternoon.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago