Factober

A writer should get as much education as possible, but just going to school is not enough; if it were, all owners of doctorates would be inspired writers.

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My death is incidental, and I worry very much about my loved ones and, you

My death is incidental, and I worry very much about my loved ones and, you know, would like to make it as easy as possible for them. Or wish I could will away whatever, you know, the sadness they will feel when I die. But for me, nothing. The world goes o
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There is a wellspring of life within you where you can go for cleansing and

There is a wellspring of life within you where you can go for cleansing and transformation.
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Hatred is like fire-it makes even light rubbish deadly.

Hatred is like fire-it makes even light rubbish deadly.
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I am more and more convinced that man is a dangerous creature and that powe

I am more and more convinced that man is a dangerous creature and that power, whether vested in many or a few, is ever grasping, and like the grave, cries, 'Give, give.'
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The shadows have both been my refuge and my repulse.

The shadows have both been my refuge and my repulse.
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Dickens enjoyed human beings as he found them, unregenerate, peculiar and i

Dickens enjoyed human beings as he found them, unregenerate, peculiar and incorrigibly themselves.
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What to do with the past? There was so much of it.

What to do with the past? There was so much of it.
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Yesterday is a cancelled check tomorrow is a promissory note today is the

Yesterday is a cancelled check tomorrow is a promissory note today is the only cash you have-so spend it wisely.
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Language is neither reactionary nor progressive; it is quite simply fascist

Language is neither reactionary nor progressive; it is quite simply fascist; for fascism does not prevent speech, it compels speech.
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If history could teach us anything, it would be that private property is in

If history could teach us anything, it would be that private property is inextricably linked with civilization.
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A romantic man often feels more uplifted with two women than with one: his

A romantic man often feels more uplifted with two women than with one: his love seems to hit the ideal mark somewhere between two different faces.
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Bible: Various portions of it, when properly interpreted, contain a code of

Bible: Various portions of it, when properly interpreted, contain a code of behaviour which many men consider best suited to the ultimate happiness of mankind.
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