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A real patriot is the fellow who gets a parking ticket and rejoices that the system works.

Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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Worries don't motivate us, they reduce our energy and opportunity to shine.

Worries don't motivate us, they reduce our energy and opportunity to shine.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

It is a belief of the mediocre that extreme effort kills.

It is a belief of the mediocre that extreme effort kills.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if th

The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

To begin with, I had never done any good deeds; besides, even if I had simp

To begin with, I had never done any good deeds; besides, even if I had simply fabricated a few, I would not have enjoyed going on about them.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

I was a child, and in 1942, I was evacuated to the Cotswolds with my mother

I was a child, and in 1942, I was evacuated to the Cotswolds with my mother, who was a teacher - she went with her school. I lived in one house in the village, and my mother was in the vicarage.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Even one heatstroke death is one too many because every death caused by lea

Even one heatstroke death is one too many because every death caused by leaving a child unattended in a hot car is 100 percent avoidable.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

We don't have a good legal justification for breaking up the banking system

We don't have a good legal justification for breaking up the banking system. But if I could wave a magic wand, I'd break up the banking system.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

I believe the first draft of a book — even a long one — should take no more

I believe the first draft of a book — even a long one — should take no more than three months…Any longer and — for me, at least — the story begins to take on an odd foreign feel, like a dispatch from the Romanian Department of Public Affairs, or something
Posted 2 months ago

Sometimes a man must throw caution to the wind.

Sometimes a man must throw caution to the wind.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

Whoever desires to be free, shall search for the Truth.

Whoever desires to be free, shall search for the Truth.
Posted 2 months ago

Natural Sciences are all about fascinating causality.

Natural Sciences are all about fascinating causality.
Posted 2 months ago

Once upon a time You dressed so fine

Once upon a time You dressed so fine
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago