Factober

Anyone who knows history, particularly the history of Europe, will, I think, recognize that the domination of education or of government by any one particular religious faith is never a happy arrangement for the people.

Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

Follow @factober on Social Media

The parallels to modern physics [with mysticism] appear not only in the Ved

The parallels to modern physics [with mysticism] appear not only in the Vedas of Hinduism, in the I Ching, or in the Buddhist sutras, but also in the fragments of Heraclitus, in the Sufism of Ibn Arabi, or in the teachings of the Yaqui sorcerer Don Juan.
Posted 2 months ago

All this security and prospects are different for different people. Somebod

All this security and prospects are different for different people. Somebody is happy playing music and with a less pay, somebody is secure in the corporate world with a high pay with headache. We have individual tastes, tastes are not universal.
Posted 2 months ago

The sad thing about artificial intelligence is that it lacks artifice and t

The sad thing about artificial intelligence is that it lacks artifice and therefore intelligence.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

People are kinder to the unborn than they are to the women themselves, and

People are kinder to the unborn than they are to the women themselves, and soon I had my ticket.
Posted 2 months ago

Where ever there's guilt there's violence, and if guilt is a smell then vio

Where ever there's guilt there's violence, and if guilt is a smell then violence is a taste: strawberries and formaldehyde and ironish blood.
Posted 2 months ago

To be happy in life, develop at least four hobbies: one to bring you money,

To be happy in life, develop at least four hobbies: one to bring you money, one to keep you healthy, one to bring you joy, and one to bring you peace.
Posted 2 months ago

Many churches have their eyes on the culture instead of on Christ. Many pas

Many churches have their eyes on the culture instead of on Christ. Many pastors preach on common unity instead of calling the community to repent.
Posted 2 months ago

All you ever were was a little bit of the universe, thinking to itself.

All you ever were was a little bit of the universe, thinking to itself.
Posted 2 months ago

In youth audacity is wise

In youth audacity is wise
Posted 2 months ago

The best morals kids get from any book is just the capacity to empathize wi

The best morals kids get from any book is just the capacity to empathize with other people, to care about the characters and their feelings. So you don't have to write a preachy book to do that. You just have to make it a fun book with characters they car
Posted 2 months ago

Too late; my awkwardness had already made an unforgettable appearance, so,

Too late; my awkwardness had already made an unforgettable appearance, so, of course, I couldn’t be let off the hook.
Posted 2 months ago

When you get your heart broken, other people can help you pick the pieces u

When you get your heart broken, other people can help you pick the pieces up, but only you can glue the pieces back together.
Posted 2 months ago