Factober

Against my will, in the course of my travels, the belief that everything worth knowing was known at Cambridge gradually wore off. In this respect my travels were very useful to me.

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…Those who’ve marred their appearance in any way by their actions in life a

…Those who’ve marred their appearance in any way by their actions in life aren’t forced to witness that marring. If they were, they’d become self-conscious and be unable to concentrate on improving themselves.
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Well, that's your opinion, isn't it? And I'm not about to waste my time try

Well, that's your opinion, isn't it? And I'm not about to waste my time trying to change it.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

You always get negative reactions. If you worry about that you would never

You always get negative reactions. If you worry about that you would never do anything.
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That was my first real experience at feeling set apart. Not only did I not

That was my first real experience at feeling set apart. Not only did I not knock them dead, but rather it was I that died...acutely aware of being mutton dressed up as lamb. I exchanged my white tie and tails for a white waiter’s jacket and got back to my
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When people say "If I only knew then what I know now" makes me wonder why t

When people say "If I only knew then what I know now" makes me wonder why they aren't using that wisdom now.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Next time I get sick, you can tell that to me. You can be my girl in the mo

Next time I get sick, you can tell that to me. You can be my girl in the mountains.""Okay", I say."I'll be your mountain girl and take care of you.
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CANDY: I learned long ago not to give a flying f*ck what strangers thought

CANDY: I learned long ago not to give a flying f*ck what strangers thought about me. H*ll, I only mildly care what my friends think. Life is too short to stress others’ opinions.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Takan had never truly defeated Zyid. Zyid had given his life to calm Takan'

Takan had never truly defeated Zyid. Zyid had given his life to calm Takan's soul.
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Don’t box your children in and tell them that everything is a sin. You’ll p

Don’t box your children in and tell them that everything is a sin. You’ll produce either rebels, or very boring people.
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I begin to fully understand the lengths to which people have gone to protec

I begin to fully understand the lengths to which people have gone to protect me. What I mean to the rebels. My on going struggle against the Capitol, which has so often felt like a solitary journey, has not been undertaken alone. I have had thousands upon
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You’re different,” he said, touching my face.Of course I was. The man I lov

You’re different,” he said, touching my face.Of course I was. The man I loved had killed for me. A lot of things became inconsequential after a sacrifice like that.
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The future of America is not an entitlement. We have been given a treasure

The future of America is not an entitlement. We have been given a treasure chest of gifts and opportunities, but some people are being left behind, and success is not sustainable unless it is shared.
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