Factober

As mayor, I got used to the fact that when you walked out of the house in the morning to pick up the newspaper in your boxers, there could be a camera there.

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Your greatest self has been waiting your whole life

Your greatest self has been waiting your whole life
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Judging art is like caging a bird. Instead of seeing it soar, you can only

Judging art is like caging a bird. Instead of seeing it soar, you can only watch it flutter.
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When trying to remember my share in the glow of the eternal present, in the

When trying to remember my share in the glow of the eternal present, in the smile of God, I return to my childhood, too, for that is where the most significant discoveries turn up.
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Last days? Don't they know? These are the traits of all days, every day, ev

Last days? Don't they know? These are the traits of all days, every day, everywhere.
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I have a love-hate relationship with Twitter. There are moments I feel like

I have a love-hate relationship with Twitter. There are moments I feel like 99 percent of the people who write stuff are the sweetest people, and then one crazy guy or girl spoils the whole thing.
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It is the nature of human beings to want, to desire.

It is the nature of human beings to want, to desire.
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Familiarity is a magician that is cruel to beauty but kind to ugliness.

Familiarity is a magician that is cruel to beauty but kind to ugliness.
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To have frequent recourse to narrative betrays great want of imagination.

To have frequent recourse to narrative betrays great want of imagination.
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The blade sings to me. Faintly, so soft against my ears, its voice calms my

The blade sings to me. Faintly, so soft against my ears, its voice calms my worries and tells me that one touch will take it all away. It tells me that I just need to slide a long horizontal cut, and make a clean slice. It tells me the words that I have b
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The highest political buzz word is not liberty, equality, fraternity or sol

The highest political buzz word is not liberty, equality, fraternity or solidarity; it is service.
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I take a few quick sips. "This is really good." And I mean it. I have never

I take a few quick sips. "This is really good." And I mean it. I have never tasted tea like this. It is smooth, pungent, and instantly addicting."This is from Grand Auntie," my mother explains. "She told me 'If I buy the cheap tea, then I am saying that m
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In my defence, I did like my ex until she cheated on me. I just thought the

In my defence, I did like my ex until she cheated on me. I just thought the feeling was love.
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