Factober

As a child, I was subjected to a lot of spaghetti Westerns and hated them. I wanted the Indians to win - or just not be so sad!

Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

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The Gross National Product measures neither our wit nor our courage, neithe

The Gross National Product measures neither our wit nor our courage, neither our wisdom nor our learning, neither our compassion nor our devotion to our country. It measures everything, in short, except that which makes life worthwhile, and it can tell us
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Mrs. Casey, do you love Christmas? Well you know, she answered reflectively

Mrs. Casey, do you love Christmas? Well you know, she answered reflectively, Christmas can be a sad time for people too. It's a remembering time for us older ones. We remember the people who are gone.Oh, I never thought of that, I told her in surprise.Wel
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When we teach people that suspending moral judgments is a virtue, the neces

When we teach people that suspending moral judgments is a virtue, the necessary outcome is moral horror.
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She abandoned herself to his whim, thinking it was to be an orgy of eyes an

She abandoned herself to his whim, thinking it was to be an orgy of eyes and hands only.
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You are born to rule or to be ruled. It’s for you to decide which path to c

You are born to rule or to be ruled. It’s for you to decide which path to choose.
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If "doctor" means "master teacher," then I think teaching in K-12 for 10 ye

If "doctor" means "master teacher," then I think teaching in K-12 for 10 years deserves said title. Our practicum is potent and our expertise is in the service of children. In fact, I might start calling myself Dr. Vilson on principle. Fight me
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

You can live to be old or young, but you'll always have moments when you lo

You can live to be old or young, but you'll always have moments when you lose your head.
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This was the perfect day of his childhood. This the day to shape the days u

This was the perfect day of his childhood. This the day to shape the days upon.
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And this love between Henry and Fora . . . at first, it was a small, uncert

And this love between Henry and Fora . . . at first, it was a small, uncertain thing, like the glow of the morning sunos the horizon. And then it was its own wild animal, bucking against the world and anything that threatened it, so hot it could burn and
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Don't let a cruel word escape your mouth. There's no greater sin than break

Don't let a cruel word escape your mouth. There's no greater sin than breaking a heart.
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You have done well so far, my magnificent creature. Soon you will be with m

You have done well so far, my magnificent creature. Soon you will be with me.
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