Factober

All living beings, not just animals, but plants and microorganisms, perceive. To survive, an organic being must perceive - it must seek, or at least recognize, food and avoid environmental danger.

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If someone's a racist, punch them in the mouth so they will be sadder, and

If someone's a racist, punch them in the mouth so they will be sadder, and therefore less likely to stereotype. (Even if Fargas's theory is flawed, on the upside, at least you've punched a racist in the mouth.)
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

I have come to believe that our innate purpose is nothing more than to be t

I have come to believe that our innate purpose is nothing more than to be the greatest version of ourselves. It is a process of refinement, improvement, and enhancement. When you are aligned with this process and living your purpose, you have the potentia
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My dad taught me never to be afraid of what's on the other side of the moun

My dad taught me never to be afraid of what's on the other side of the mountain.
Posted 3 months ago

Boxing has become America's tragic theater.

Boxing has become America's tragic theater.
Posted 3 months ago

The louder he talked of his honor, the faster we counted our spoons.

The louder he talked of his honor, the faster we counted our spoons.
Posted 3 months ago

[About Pierre de Fermat] It cannot be denied that he has had many exception

[About Pierre de Fermat] It cannot be denied that he has had many exceptional ideas, and that he is a highly intelligent man. For my part, however, I have always been taught to take a broad overview of things, in order to be able to deduce from them gener
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As the rain falls and the sun shines, they grow, grow, grow; minds so open,

As the rain falls and the sun shines, they grow, grow, grow; minds so open, they go through life aware and accepting, seeing light where there's dark, seeing possibility in dead ends, tasting victory as others spit out failure, questioning where others ac
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No matter what you've done for yourself or for humanity, if you can't look

No matter what you've done for yourself or for humanity, if you can't look back on having given love and attention to your own family, what have you really accomplished?
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MARCUS ANDRONICUS: Now is a time to storm; why art thou still?TITUS ANDRONI

MARCUS ANDRONICUS: Now is a time to storm; why art thou still?TITUS ANDRONICUS: Ha, ha, ha!MARCUS ANDRONICUS: Why dost thou laugh? it fits not with this hour.TITUS ANDRONICUS: Why, I have not another tear to shed:
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True biblical love is a selfless commitment of one's body, soul, and spirit

True biblical love is a selfless commitment of one's body, soul, and spirit to the betterment of the other person.
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You yourself are a letter, read and known by all men.

You yourself are a letter, read and known by all men.
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We cannot safely assume that other people's minds work on the same principl

We cannot safely assume that other people's minds work on the same principles as our own. All too often others with whom we come in contact do not reason as we reason or do not value the things we value or are not interested in what interests us.
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