Factober

As years go by, chances of winning here are getting slimmer. That's just a matter of fact. It does get tougher, but it's possible, there's a tiny little chance.

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Some of you say religion makes people happy. So does laughing gas.

Some of you say religion makes people happy. So does laughing gas.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

I shall think soon that what people say is true: every woman is possessed b

I shall think soon that what people say is true: every woman is possessed by her own peculiar devil of curiosity
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

Books make it possible for every person born into the world to begin where

Books make it possible for every person born into the world to begin where the previous generation left off.
Posted 2 months ago

If you can honor yourself and be real about your discomfort and pain, then

If you can honor yourself and be real about your discomfort and pain, then your happiness will be just as real.
Posted 2 months ago

I've always had a career. I have been working hard since I was 15 years old

I've always had a career. I have been working hard since I was 15 years old. Being someone's 'girlfriend' was never what I wanted to be famous for. What makes you 'famous' isn't always what you want to be 'labeled' as or known for.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

Sacredness and profanity and prayers and wishes: they're all held together

Sacredness and profanity and prayers and wishes: they're all held together by the broken limbs of this dead tree, raking the night sky with its blackened branches. We are so small, the two of us. The tree and sky are so large and grand. We could fail so e
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The fact is that more people have been slaughtered in the name of religion

The fact is that more people have been slaughtered in the name of religion than for any other single reason. That, that my friends, that is true perversion!
Posted 2 months ago

During the gold rush its a good time to be in the pick and shovel business

During the gold rush its a good time to be in the pick and shovel business
Posted 2 months ago

You baffle me, addle me, drive me insane. You muddle, befuddle, and rattle

You baffle me, addle me, drive me insane. You muddle, befuddle, and rattle my brain. My senses are mad, Skewed judgment to blame.You drive me half stark-raving bonkers!(But the truly crazy thing is how I love it.)
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

Unhappiness is such a heavy burden, those who carry it, when ever possible,

Unhappiness is such a heavy burden, those who carry it, when ever possible, unload it onto those around them.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

In a fit at the bookstore one day, I bought all my favourite composers' bio

In a fit at the bookstore one day, I bought all my favourite composers' biographies: Schubert, Massenet, Wolf. I've still not had a chance to read them; it breaks my heart. But when you travel so much, you just can't take that many books with you.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

When our faith becomes nothing more than a series of rules and regulations,

When our faith becomes nothing more than a series of rules and regulations, joy flees and our love for Christ grows cold.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago