Factober

Although all the good arts serve to draw man's mind away from vices and lead it toward better things, this function can be more fully performed by this art, which also provides extraordinary intellectual pleasure.

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Sometimes it doesn't matter "what you're doing?", the thing only matter is

Sometimes it doesn't matter "what you're doing?", the thing only matter is "At least you're doing something than doing nothing
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And in the silence what followed, I reckon our eyes had some long conversat

And in the silence what followed, I reckon our eyes had some long conversation our mouths could’ve never talked through. Some long, looking talk about things gone and long since said. About cries out in the night and some long ago tangling of limbs. And a
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Baseless victimhood is usually the last stage before outright aggression.

Baseless victimhood is usually the last stage before outright aggression.
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Success is not measured by what you accomplish, but by the opposition you h

Success is not measured by what you accomplish, but by the opposition you have encountered, and the courage with which you have maintained the struggle against overwhelming odds.
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If we can recognize what makes us unique and how we can positively impact o

If we can recognize what makes us unique and how we can positively impact our students, then we can make teaching much more meaningful and learning much more rewarding—essentially, a transformative experience for our students.
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It sounds like love just sort of happens, whether you want it to or not, wh

It sounds like love just sort of happens, whether you want it to or not, whether you’re married or not.
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Love should be treated like a business deal, but every business deal has it

Love should be treated like a business deal, but every business deal has its own terms and its own currency. And in love, the currency is virtue. You love people not for what you do for them or what they do for you. You love them for the values, the virtu
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...strands of your hair and tendrils of the wind spin into nothingness the

...strands of your hair and tendrils of the wind spin into nothingness the memories of that day...
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Success sits on a mountain of mistakes

Success sits on a mountain of mistakes
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They have provided a system which for terse comprehensiveness surpasses Jus

They have provided a system which for terse comprehensiveness surpasses Justinian's Pandects and the By-laws of the Chinese Society for the Suppression of Meddling with other People's Business.
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You get used to the brain being squeezed. At nighttime in the darkness of y

You get used to the brain being squeezed. At nighttime in the darkness of your emptiness, it seems to swell back up and gives you some peace. In the darkness even the pain is not so bad. A bruise heals. (Time is the treatment.) But it’s your mind that’s t
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I'm okay with who I am.You might not understand me. That's okay as I don't

I'm okay with who I am.You might not understand me. That's okay as I don't understand you.We can still be friends, we just have to accept our differences.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago