Factober

A little anger is a good thing if it isn't on your own behalf, if it's for others deserving of your anger, your empathy.

Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

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Friendship with oneself is all important, because without it one cannot be

Friendship with oneself is all important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Sarcasm is the language of people whose emotions are dying.

Sarcasm is the language of people whose emotions are dying.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

The more one does and sees and feels, the more one is able to do, and the m

The more one does and sees and feels, the more one is able to do, and the more genuine may be one's appreciation of fundamental things like home, and love, and understanding companionship.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Like a wolf, she lived by instinct.

Like a wolf, she lived by instinct.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Self-hatred is the best vehicle for making people do as they’re told becaus

Self-hatred is the best vehicle for making people do as they’re told because they are hungry to get approval.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Every great achiever nurtures a positive mindset.

Every great achiever nurtures a positive mindset.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

True compassion does not sit on the laps of renovation; it dives with an ap

True compassion does not sit on the laps of renovation; it dives with an approach to reconstruction. Don't throw a coin at a begger. Rather, destroy his source of poverty.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

It's very difficult to keep the line between the past and the present.

It's very difficult to keep the line between the past and the present.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

My confessions did nothing to alter this situation, but for the first time

My confessions did nothing to alter this situation, but for the first time in my life I felt that somebody actually knew me. Three somebodies, to be exact. Two were roaming the highway in a Cadillac, doing God knows what with a CB radio, but the other was
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Terror is a powerful means of policy and one would have to be a hypocrite n

Terror is a powerful means of policy and one would have to be a hypocrite not to understand this.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Did you hear me, Zach? I care about you.” “Okay,” I said. “It’s okay with m

Did you hear me, Zach? I care about you.” “Okay,” I said. “It’s okay with me that you care about me. But can we please not talk about it? Would that be okay with you?” “Yeah, that would be okay,” he said.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Even your sweetest character has claws, no matter how well they may be retr

Even your sweetest character has claws, no matter how well they may be retracted and hidden (hidden even from herself).
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago