Factober

As a child, I didn't know what I didn't have. I'm thankful for the challenges early on in my life because now I have a perspective on the world and kind of know what's important.

Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Follow @factober on Social Media

Anyone who claimed that old age had brought them patience was either lying

Anyone who claimed that old age had brought them patience was either lying or senile.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

In the tide of these wild thoughts we checked our fancy, remembering that o

In the tide of these wild thoughts we checked our fancy, remembering that only on the rare grains called planets can life gain foothold, and that all this wealth of restless jewels was but a waste of fire.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Bellgrove, eminently lovable, because of his individual weakness, his incom

Bellgrove, eminently lovable, because of his individual weakness, his incompetence, his failure as a man, a scholar, a leader or even as a companion, was neverless utterly alone. For the weak, above all, have their friends. Yet his gentleness, his pretenc
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Concerning the gods I cannot know either that they exist or that they do no

Concerning the gods I cannot know either that they exist or that they do not exist, or what form they might have, for there is much to prevent one's knowing: the obscurity of the subject and the shortness of man's life.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Until today, it really pissed me off that I'd become this totally centered

Until today, it really pissed me off that I'd become this totally centered Zen Master, and nobody had noticed. Still, i'm doing the little FAX thing. I write little HAIKU things and FAX them around to everyone. When i pass people in the hall at work, I ge
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Republicans would have preferred the court overturn the health care bill, a

Republicans would have preferred the court overturn the health care bill, an act that would have underscored Obama's biggest liability - the perception among voters, including those who like and trust him, that he has been ineffective.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

You know," he said, "every time a vampire says he doesn't believe in lycant

You know," he said, "every time a vampire says he doesn't believe in lycanthropes, a werewolf bursts into flames.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Every journey begins with the first step of articulating the intention, and

Every journey begins with the first step of articulating the intention, and then becoming the intention.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

The one who expects God to do as he asks Him must on his part do whatever G

The one who expects God to do as he asks Him must on his part do whatever God bids him.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

I have decided on my destiny

I have decided on my destiny
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

There is so much woman in many a girl and too much boy in many a man.

There is so much woman in many a girl and too much boy in many a man.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

When I decided to be a musician I reckoned that that was going to be the wa

When I decided to be a musician I reckoned that that was going to be the way of less profit, less money. I was sort of giving up the idea of making a lot of money. It was what I loved to do. I would have done it anyway. If I'd had to work at Taco Bell I'd
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago