Factober

All wish to possess knowledge, but few, comparatively speaking, are willing to pay the price.

Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

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I grew up with just my mom. She and I were like best friends. She's a very

I grew up with just my mom. She and I were like best friends. She's a very independent woman and I admire that about her. In my life, I've tried to be like that. To be okay with being on my own and being independent.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

Although, the journey is long, keep traveling.

Although, the journey is long, keep traveling.
Posted 2 months ago

This is an addictive pastime. You take no real risk, touch the world, and i

This is an addictive pastime. You take no real risk, touch the world, and it responds. Repeat.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

They weren't nice words he said. He could've lived a good life and died nev

They weren't nice words he said. He could've lived a good life and died never having made a person feel rubbed down to bones and too sad to hold together.
Posted 2 months ago

Failure is a word that I simply don't accept.

Failure is a word that I simply don't accept.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

A man is in general better pleased when he has a good dinner upon his table

A man is in general better pleased when he has a good dinner upon his table than when his wife talks Greek.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

If you face the light, shadow will always be behind you.

If you face the light, shadow will always be behind you.
Posted 2 months ago

I'm a dreamer and continue to dream of what can and will be, "Expecting gre

I'm a dreamer and continue to dream of what can and will be, "Expecting great things from God, Attempting great things for God
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

Greatness never comes from having power, but it embraces you when you empow

Greatness never comes from having power, but it embraces you when you empower.
Posted 2 months ago

[I] would argue that native-born blacks are so vastly less "African" than a

[I] would argue that native-born blacks are so vastly less "African" than actual Africans that calling ourselves 'African American' is not only illogical but almost disrespectful to African immigrants. Here are people who were born in Africa, speak Africa
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

To limit the press is to insult a nation to prohibit reading of certain boo

To limit the press is to insult a nation to prohibit reading of certain books is to declare the inhabitants to be either fools or slaves: such a prohibition ought to fill them with disdain.
Posted 2 months ago

Across the globe, even in the world's "worst places," people found ways to

Across the globe, even in the world's "worst places," people found ways to turn pain into wisdom and suffering into strength. They made their own actions, their very lives, into a memorial that honored the people they had lost.
Posted 2 months ago