Factober

A day spent without the sight or sound of beauty, the contemplation of mystery, or the search of truth or perfection is a poverty-stricken day; and a succession of such days is fatal to human life.

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Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.

Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.
Posted 3 months ago

The present moment is the only one that matters, and what you are doing rig

The present moment is the only one that matters, and what you are doing right now is as delightful as anything else.
Posted 3 months ago

It's not the end. It's the beginning.

It's not the end. It's the beginning.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

A relationship is the vessel in which you come to know yourself

A relationship is the vessel in which you come to know yourself
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Every reader, as he reads, is actually the reader of himself. The writer's

Every reader, as he reads, is actually the reader of himself. The writer's work is only a kind of optical instrument he provides the reader so he can discern what he might never have seen in himself without this book. The reader's recognition in himself o
Posted 3 months ago

A single person is a manageable entity, whom you can either make friends wi

A single person is a manageable entity, whom you can either make friends with or leave alone. But half of a married couple is not exactly a whole human being: if the marriage is successful it is something a little more than that; if unsuccessful, a little
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

You get told to look before you leap. But if you are too careful you may en

You get told to look before you leap. But if you are too careful you may end up just looking.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

...she herself loved the character of Elizabeth Bennet. "I must confess tha

...she herself loved the character of Elizabeth Bennet. "I must confess that I think her as delightful a creature as ever appeared in print, and how I shall be able to tolerate those who do not like her at least, I do not know.
Posted 3 months ago

The twelve jurors were all writing very busily on the slates. "What are the

The twelve jurors were all writing very busily on the slates. "What are they doing?" Alice whispered to the Gryphon. "They can't have anything to put down yet, before the trial's begun.""They're putting down their names," the Gryphon whispered in reply, "
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

We are using resources as if we had two planets, not one. There can be no '

We are using resources as if we had two planets, not one. There can be no 'plan B' because there is no 'planet B.'
Posted 3 months ago

All that is necessary for evil to prevail is for good people to do nothing.

All that is necessary for evil to prevail is for good people to do nothing.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Everything has its opposite within it.Love can be very destructive if you m

Everything has its opposite within it.Love can be very destructive if you mishandle it.Pain can help you find ways to grow and change.Fear can eventually lead you to a path of hope.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago