Factober

Asia is still dominated by skyscrapers. I hope that, in European cities, it will become a declining trend. They were almost never necessary.

Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

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We, as we read, must become Greeks, Romans, Turks, priest and king, martyr

We, as we read, must become Greeks, Romans, Turks, priest and king, martyr and executioner; must fasten these images to some reality in our secret experience, or we shall learn nothing rightly.
Posted 2 months ago

Do you know what punishments I've endured for my crimes, my sins? None. I a

Do you know what punishments I've endured for my crimes, my sins? None. I am proof of the absurdity of men's most treasured abstractions. A just universe wouldn't tolerate my existence.
Posted 2 months ago

Awaiting within us is something beyond our thoughts and beliefs.

Awaiting within us is something beyond our thoughts and beliefs.
Posted 2 months ago

A thousand words leave not the same deep impression as does a single deed.

A thousand words leave not the same deep impression as does a single deed.
Posted 2 months ago

The most effective way of learning is by observation and emulation.

The most effective way of learning is by observation and emulation.
Posted 2 months ago

Sorrow compressed my heart, and I felt I would die, and then . . . Well, th

Sorrow compressed my heart, and I felt I would die, and then . . . Well, then I woke up.
Posted 2 months ago

Having a team deliver standards and performance is much easier when they wa

Having a team deliver standards and performance is much easier when they want to be there and want to be led by you.
Posted 2 months ago

We take our kids for physical vaccinations, dental exams, eye checkups. Whe

We take our kids for physical vaccinations, dental exams, eye checkups. When do we think to take our - our son or daughter for a mental health checkup?
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

The lesson of the ages have proved that success is more than just the accum

The lesson of the ages have proved that success is more than just the accumulation of wealth and by contract no one can be a complete failure when you work towards goals and services of others, your goals must be fulfilled.
Posted 2 months ago

Water seeks its own level. Look at them. The Tigris, the Euphrates, the Mis

Water seeks its own level. Look at them. The Tigris, the Euphrates, the Mississippi, the Amazon, the Yangtze. The world's great rivers. And every one of them finds its way to the ocean.
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You’re going back?” asked Bod. Things that had been immutable were changing

You’re going back?” asked Bod. Things that had been immutable were changing. “You’re really leaving? But. You’re my guardian.”
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If you're brighter than a lightning bug, don't show your ass

If you're brighter than a lightning bug, don't show your ass
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