Factober

America is not static. America is striving. And sometimes, America requires critique. Jingoism is an avoidance of realism. You can simultaneously love and be disappointed in the object of your love, wanting it to be better than it is. In fact, that is a measure of love. Honest critique is a pillar of patriotism.

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Well, I drank enough to sustain a small Spanish village, I haven't had an o

Well, I drank enough to sustain a small Spanish village, I haven't had an orgasm in a thousand years, and I will probably die old and alone in a beautifully designed apartment with all of Clive's illegitimate children swarming around me...How do you think
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…The love of his youthAppeared as in a dreamAnd this ageing loverWent mad w

…The love of his youthAppeared as in a dreamAnd this ageing loverWent mad with love.The youth robbed him ofReason and his chastity.In pursuit of his Beloved, mad, deranged,He was from kith and kin estranged.The fire of the rose’s cheekBurnt the nightingal
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She had locked something away,something deep inside.A truth that she had on

She had locked something away,something deep inside.A truth that she had once known,but chose to forget.And she couldn't break free.So I decided to search for it.I went deep into the recess of her mindand found that secret place.And I broke in..
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All experiences are preordained by the Creator.

All experiences are preordained by the Creator.
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A man is a lion in his own cause.

A man is a lion in his own cause.
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We do not succeed in changing things according to our desire but gradually

We do not succeed in changing things according to our desire but gradually our desire changes.
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For if this God exists, I thought, and if even you – with your lusts and yo

For if this God exists, I thought, and if even you – with your lusts and your adulteries and the timid lies you used to tell – can change like this, we could all be saints by leaping as you leapt, by shutting the eyes and leaping once and for all: if you
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...grief had no mercy, time limit, or expiration date.

...grief had no mercy, time limit, or expiration date.
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There's a little known virtue called magnificence: an unostentatious libera

There's a little known virtue called magnificence: an unostentatious liberality of expenditure in doing good. You would deny me the practice of it. Mierda! I should have left you on the comet.
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Suddenly Ammu hoped that it had been him that Rahel saw him in the march. S

Suddenly Ammu hoped that it had been him that Rahel saw him in the march. She hoped it had been him that raised his flag and knotted arm in anger. She hoped that under his careful cloak of cheerfulness he housed a living breathing anger against the smug,
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If you won't improve yourself, who will?

If you won't improve yourself, who will?
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Art forms that appeal to [leftists] tend to focus on ... defeat and despair

Art forms that appeal to [leftists] tend to focus on ... defeat and despair ... as if there were no hope of accomplishing anything through rational calculation.
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