Factober

A famous person to themselves, they don't get up in the morning and think, I'm famous. I'm not famous to me. Famous is a perception.

Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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When cattle ranchers clear rain forests to raise beef to sell to fast-food

When cattle ranchers clear rain forests to raise beef to sell to fast-food chains that make hamburgers to sell to Americans, who have the highest rate of heart disease in the world (and spend the most money per GNP on health care), we can say easily that
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

There is no "I" as such apart from others.

There is no "I" as such apart from others.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

I have a friend that is a WWII buff, and we sat and talked a lot about stuf

I have a friend that is a WWII buff, and we sat and talked a lot about stuff like the war and the reasons behind it, and you now it's all in the uniform. Once you're in it, it usually does all the work for you.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

Being happy where you are does not mean that you must unquestioningly accep

Being happy where you are does not mean that you must unquestioningly accept parts of your environment that don't serve you. Where you are is inside of this amazing body, this beautiful moment, this capable mind. Where you are is inside of an eternal oppo
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

A shabby looking old man was walking their way. It must be a relative of on

A shabby looking old man was walking their way. It must be a relative of one of the men, wandering in the wrong direction as they often did. Where were they going to put this one? He was wearing a pulled-down hat and he had a long beard. He was weaving to
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

All improv turns into anger. All comedy improv basically turns into anger,

All improv turns into anger. All comedy improv basically turns into anger, because that's all people know how to do when they're improvising. If you notice shows that are improvising are generally people yelling at each other.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Did it matter? George thought perhaps it did, and not in terms of finding t

Did it matter? George thought perhaps it did, and not in terms of finding truth or of any hope of discovering what really happened at any given moment. There were as many truths - overlapping, stewed together - as there were tellers. The truth mattered le
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

I’m saying that I can wait. For now. But when things get back to normal—ass

I’m saying that I can wait. For now. But when things get back to normal—assuming that ever happens—I want my shot. We can make each other happy, Faythe. I know it. And I’m done walking away from things I want just because they don’t come easily. You’re wo
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Life is so transient and ephemeral; we will not be here after a breath. So

Life is so transient and ephemeral; we will not be here after a breath. So think better, think deeply, think with kindness, and write it with love so that it may live a little longer.
Posted 2 months ago

You can ensure the safety of your defense if you only hold positions that c

You can ensure the safety of your defense if you only hold positions that cannot be attacked.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

It's your way of fighting. You refuse to engage and then you can't lose.

It's your way of fighting. You refuse to engage and then you can't lose.
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The truly scary thing about undiscovered lies is that they have a greater c

The truly scary thing about undiscovered lies is that they have a greater capacity to diminish us than exposed ones.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago