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Age doesn’t protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from age.

Posted 4 months ago

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For one scant day he had loved himself, felt himself to be unified and whol

For one scant day he had loved himself, felt himself to be unified and whole, not split into hostile parts; he had loved himself and the world and God in himself, and everywhere he went he had met nothing but love, approval, and joy.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

Give a reason for your existence and make a life out of it.

Give a reason for your existence and make a life out of it.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely. Great men a

Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely. Great men are almost always bad men.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

What would the world be like if men never ruled again?

What would the world be like if men never ruled again?
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

Just as I had long suspected, a person didn't really need math for anything

Just as I had long suspected, a person didn't really need math for anything anyway. Maybe some people did. Some limited people.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

Keith was just bringing the glass to his lips when Adrian said, "Mmm. O pos

Keith was just bringing the glass to his lips when Adrian said, "Mmm. O positive, my favorite."Keith sprayed out the wine he'd just drunk and promptly started coughing. I was relieved that none got on me. jill burst into giggles, and Clarence stared at hi
Posted 4 months ago

Nostalgia is missing what might come back.

Nostalgia is missing what might come back.
Posted 4 months ago

If you don't want someone to change your life for you, you've got to change

If you don't want someone to change your life for you, you've got to change it yourself. (Vanishing Acts, pg. 339)
Posted 4 months ago

Let go of your daughter with grace and you'll find her calling on you with

Let go of your daughter with grace and you'll find her calling on you with joy.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

In terms of the technology I use the most, it's probably a tie between my B

In terms of the technology I use the most, it's probably a tie between my Blackberry and my MacBook Pro laptop. That's how I communicate with the rest of the world and how I handle all the business I have to handle.
Posted 4 months ago

By today’s standards King George III was a very mild tyrant indeed. He taxe

By today’s standards King George III was a very mild tyrant indeed. He taxed his American colonists at a rate of only pennies per annum. His actual impact on their personal lives was trivial. He had arbitrary power over them in law and in principle but in
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

What is a Communist? One who hath yearnings For equal division of unequal e

What is a Communist? One who hath yearnings For equal division of unequal earnings Idler or bungler or both he is willing To fork out his copper and pocket your shilling.
Posted 4 months ago