Factober

At its most basic the democratic contract is a simple one: the right to vote comes with a responsibility to society, through tax payments and citizenship.

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As long as they talk about you, you're not really dead, as long as they spe

As long as they talk about you, you're not really dead, as long as they speak your name, you continue. A legend doesn't die, just because the man dies.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Casy said solemnly, "This here ol' man jus' lived a life an' just died out

Casy said solemnly, "This here ol' man jus' lived a life an' just died out of it. I don't know whether he was good or bad, but that don't matter much. He was alive, an' that's what matters. An' now his dead, an' that don't matter...
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

We are all a small part of a puzzle which contains billions of pieces. The

We are all a small part of a puzzle which contains billions of pieces. The puzzle cannot be complete without each and every one.
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Be direct and sure of the path you tread, but not so sure that you pass the

Be direct and sure of the path you tread, but not so sure that you pass the paths better suited to your feet, brother.
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Books and knowledge are the two most powerful drugs.

Books and knowledge are the two most powerful drugs.
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I kind of want to see Mara Crucio their asses.

I kind of want to see Mara Crucio their asses.
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Hope is a horrible thing, you know. I don't know who decided to package hop

Hope is a horrible thing, you know. I don't know who decided to package hope as a virtue because it's not. It's a plague. Hope is like walking around with a fishhook in your mouth and somebody just keeps pulling it and pulling it.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

The job of the writer is to take a close and uncomfortable look at the worl

The job of the writer is to take a close and uncomfortable look at the world they inhabit, the world we all inhabit, and the job of the novel is to make the corpse stink.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

You're born to change history

You're born to change history
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Concentration is a powerful force, it is the mark of seriousness that attra

Concentration is a powerful force, it is the mark of seriousness that attracts certain energies to complete your half-done work.
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For your life to count, you need to begin to live for others

For your life to count, you need to begin to live for others
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Perhaps our matching black outfits - even Phoebe wears dark colors - convin

Perhaps our matching black outfits - even Phoebe wears dark colors - convince him that we are lesbian Buddhists
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