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As a youngster, my mother and father always drilled into my head having something to fall back on. My father was kind of funny. I'd score 40 points. I'd come home and say, 'Look dad, I scored 40.' He'd never have a smile on his face. He'd be like, 'I saw that move you did. What if you'd hurt your knee?'

Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

As we actually taste the flavor of what he's teaching, we begin to see that

As we actually taste the flavor of what he's teaching, we begin to see that it's not proverbs for daily living, or ways of being virtuous. He's proposing a total meltdown and recasting of human consciousness, bursting through the tiny acorn-selfhood that
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If in the place of God we write “Reality”, “Nature”, “Unknowable”, or “Zero

If in the place of God we write “Reality”, “Nature”, “Unknowable”, or “Zero”, it matters not one whit; the equation is just as obscure; for all we have done is to replace a by b, c, d, or e, not knowing what these letters mean. The symbol has changed, but
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Saddam's fate should be in the hands of his country men. They were the majo

Saddam's fate should be in the hands of his country men. They were the major victims of his brutal reign and should decide his life, death, or permanent imprisonment. Personally, I would lock him away forever.
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Sullivan had her Crucifix Soldier and now I have mine. No. I am the soldier

Sullivan had her Crucifix Soldier and now I have mine. No. I am the soldier. Teacup is the cross.
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A paranoid is someone who knows a little of what's going on.

A paranoid is someone who knows a little of what's going on.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

And this gray spirit yearning in desireTo follow knowledge like a sinking s

And this gray spirit yearning in desireTo follow knowledge like a sinking star,Beyond the utmost bound of human thought.
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Bodily and spiritual affliction are the surest sign of Divine predilection.

Bodily and spiritual affliction are the surest sign of Divine predilection. Gratitude for suffering is a precious jewel for our heavenly crown... Man should always firmly believe that God sends just that trial which is most beneficial for him.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

To survive the day is triumph enough for the walking wounded among the grea

To survive the day is triumph enough for the walking wounded among the great many of us.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Peace hath higher tests of manhood Than battle ever knew.

Peace hath higher tests of manhood Than battle ever knew.
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Too bad for any parent who has become accustomed to ruling by force, becaus

Too bad for any parent who has become accustomed to ruling by force, because at some point the kids just get too big to slap around.
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Have more than thou showest Speak less than thou knowest.

Have more than thou showest Speak less than thou knowest.
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To commit the least possible sin is the law for man. To live without sin is

To commit the least possible sin is the law for man. To live without sin is the dream of an angel. Everything terrestrial is subject to sin. Sin is a gravitation.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago