Factober

A journalist covering politics, most of us are aware of the necessity to try to be sure we're unbiased in our reporting. That's one of the fundamentals of good journalism.

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Writing a novel is like traveling the universe on foot.

Writing a novel is like traveling the universe on foot.
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You must regard this deviation from your plan as part of the adventure that

You must regard this deviation from your plan as part of the adventure that you sought when you decided to embark on it in the first place...Absence of certainty is its essence. People...who choose to shun the mundane must not only expect, but also enjoy
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He is trapped underground, suddenly and unexpectedly close to death, but st

He is trapped underground, suddenly and unexpectedly close to death, but still in control of his fate. "At that moment I put death in my head and decided I would live with it," he says later.
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I don't think with any book you get used to people falling in love with the

I don't think with any book you get used to people falling in love with the story. It's been incredible just to realize your books are being read. It's a pretty amazing feeling.
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Someone asked me why does bad thing happen to good people?My answer: becaus

Someone asked me why does bad thing happen to good people?My answer: because when bad thing happens to bad nobody sees it. When something bad happens to a bad man there is no difference but when it happens to a good person people will know. Satan doesn´t
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

I don’t for a moment think I am any braver or better than anybody else. Thi

I don’t for a moment think I am any braver or better than anybody else. This is how I attempt to explain what gives me the strength to do what I do; when that thunderbolt of an idea first hit me and inspired me to row across oceans, it filled me with a se
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Life is so big. Do not try to fill it. Instead, expand within. You are enou

Life is so big. Do not try to fill it. Instead, expand within. You are enough for you.
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Self-reflection is so healthy. Journaling works for me - when I record the

Self-reflection is so healthy. Journaling works for me - when I record the details of what I'm going through, whether it's a relationship issue or negative thoughts, I can look back and see how far I've come. It makes me proud to see my progress and how I
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We lose a great deal, I think, when we lose this sense and feeling for the

We lose a great deal, I think, when we lose this sense and feeling for the sun. When all has been said, the adventure of the sun is the great natural drama by which we live, and not to have joy in it and awe of it, not to share in it, is to close a dull d
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

I really think we should pass a law in every state, I don't care whether it

I really think we should pass a law in every state, I don't care whether it takes the independence away from an old person or not. You shouldn't be driving a car if you're over the age of 80. Maybe even less than that.
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Man with goatee. Man who looked like a Beatle. All the Beatles at once. Wom

Man with goatee. Man who looked like a Beatle. All the Beatles at once. Woman wearing newspaper hat. I'd grown used to how weird New Yorkers were, and I could fit them into types.
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May we think of freedom not as the right to do as we please but as the oppo

May we think of freedom not as the right to do as we please but as the opportunity to do what is right.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago