Factober

As both a scientist and a humanist myself, I have struggled to understand different claims to knowledge, and I have eventually come to a formulation of the kind of religious belief that would, in my view, be compatible with science.

Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Only that 'holy' book which teaches you to love all beings - animals or hum

Only that 'holy' book which teaches you to love all beings - animals or human things - read. Another one, idiots do, You let go, God speed.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

You happened to me," she told him, her voice more fatigued than embittered.

You happened to me," she told him, her voice more fatigued than embittered. "You came out of a grubby sixth-rate farm on a tenth-rate planet, and destroyed my life." - Mara Jade
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Your laughter is louder than my personal demons' whispers.

Your laughter is louder than my personal demons' whispers.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Strength of character means the ability to overcome resentment against othe

Strength of character means the ability to overcome resentment against others, to hide hurt feelings, and to forgive quickly.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Right now I'm wearing an illegal smile.

Right now I'm wearing an illegal smile.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

[A} maxim's legal character must be intrinsic: it must have what I shall ca

[A} maxim's legal character must be intrinsic: it must have what I shall call 'lawlike form.' this is why legal character, or universality, must be understood as lawlike form, that is, as a requirement of universalizability.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Hastra, you think you see, but you don't see this. You never have." Corgren

Hastra, you think you see, but you don't see this. You never have." Corgren, from The Bow of Destiny
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Almost all the time, you tell yourself you're loving somebody when you're j

Almost all the time, you tell yourself you're loving somebody when you're just using them. This only looks like love.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

I just feel like it gets harder and harder every year with Ace getting olde

I just feel like it gets harder and harder every year with Ace getting older and time away from my husband and even family events such as birthdays and friends' weddings and things that I've always just missed out on because of softball.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

The strong will always rule the weak.

The strong will always rule the weak.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

We need two kinds of acquaintances, one to complain to, while to the others

We need two kinds of acquaintances, one to complain to, while to the others we boast.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

The failures and successes are necessary for learning.

The failures and successes are necessary for learning.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago