Factober

Another piano falls, but this time it’s me— or my lascivious loneliness, or my grab bag of mental instabilities and emotional shortcomings, or whatever.

Posted 4 months ago

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As soon as we start putting our thoughts into words and sentences everythin

As soon as we start putting our thoughts into words and sentences everything gets distorted, language is just no damn good—I use it because I have to, but I don’t put any trust in it. We never understand each other.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

Unless the church quickly recovers the authoritative biblical message, we m

Unless the church quickly recovers the authoritative biblical message, we may witness the spectacle of millions of Christians going outside the institutional church to find spiritual food.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

So much of what people believe makes no sense, Wylie.

So much of what people believe makes no sense, Wylie.
Posted 4 months ago

You can draw any kind of picture you want on a clean slate and indulge your

You can draw any kind of picture you want on a clean slate and indulge your every whim in the wilderness in laying out a New Delhi, Canberra, or Brasilia, but when you operate in an overbuilt metropolis, you have to hack your way with a meat ax. (Robert M
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

Those minutiae calcify into the bones of our intimacy.

Those minutiae calcify into the bones of our intimacy.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

With every rise in choices, the expectations double up which puts people de

With every rise in choices, the expectations double up which puts people deeper down into the rubble.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

I wanted to explain that I am constantly overestimating and underestimating

I wanted to explain that I am constantly overestimating and underestimating the human race - that rarely do I even simply estimate it. I wanted to ask her how the same thing could be so ugly and so glorious, and its words and stories so damning and brilli
Posted 4 months ago

The very essence of instinct is that it's followed independently of reason.

The very essence of instinct is that it's followed independently of reason.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

You don't send a man to his death because you want a hero.

You don't send a man to his death because you want a hero.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

Be great, dwell on great thoughts.

Be great, dwell on great thoughts.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

It's one of the things that makes us different than they are, Harry. The bl

It's one of the things that makes us different than they are, Harry. The blood on their hands does not make it right to bloody my own. My choices are measured against my own soul. Not against the stains on theirs.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

Anyone can find the bad in any situation but it takes love to see the good

Anyone can find the bad in any situation but it takes love to see the good in all things.
Posted 4 months ago