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America's present need is not heroics but healing not nostrums but normalcy not revolution but restoration.

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The less respect an older person deserves the more certain he is to demand

The less respect an older person deserves the more certain he is to demand it from anyone younger.
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As I grew older - collapsing into my seventies, glimpsing ahead the cliffs

As I grew older - collapsing into my seventies, glimpsing ahead the cliffs of the eighties, colliding into eighty-five - poetry abandoned me.
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(…) maybe the heart is an organ on constant ready, always waiting to try ag

(…) maybe the heart is an organ on constant ready, always waiting to try again, always open to the next best thing.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

The wit makes fun of other persons; the satirist makes fun of the world; th

The wit makes fun of other persons; the satirist makes fun of the world; the humorist makes fun of himself, but in so doing, he identifies himself with people - that is, people everywhere, not for the purpose of taking them apart, but simply revealing the
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My heart is crushed, my knees are weakened. My tears drench my pillow, my t

My heart is crushed, my knees are weakened. My tears drench my pillow, my tears flood my bed every night. Do you know how much I miss you father of my children.
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It is very difficult to be learned; it seems as if people were worn out on

It is very difficult to be learned; it seems as if people were worn out on the way to great thoughts, and can never enjoy them because they are too tired.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

If we don’t communicate, we certainly can’t get much done and if we don’t c

If we don’t communicate, we certainly can’t get much done and if we don’t communicate authentically, what we get done is less effective.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

In the middle of a conversation, someone says to me out of the blue: "I wis

In the middle of a conversation, someone says to me out of the blue: "I wish you luck." I am astonished; but later I realize that these words connect up with his thoughts about me.And now they do not strike me as meaningless any more.
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If we were to abandon concern for what is true, what is false, and what rem

If we were to abandon concern for what is true, what is false, and what remains indeterminate, the world would be totally chaotic. Even those who deny the importance of truth, on the one hand, are quick to jump on anyone who is caught lying.
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Love is not a place to wander. Love is a feeling to deeply appreciate and e

Love is not a place to wander. Love is a feeling to deeply appreciate and enjoy.
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Are you ready ?" she asked, spinning the chamber.Kell gazed through the gat

Are you ready ?" she asked, spinning the chamber.Kell gazed through the gate at the waiting castle. "No."At that, she offered him the sharpest edge of a grin. "Good," she said. "The ones who think they're ready always end up dead.
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Be brave to stand for what you believe in even if you stand alone.

Be brave to stand for what you believe in even if you stand alone.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago