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If you're angry at a loved one, hug that person. And mean it. You may not w

If you're angry at a loved one, hug that person. And mean it. You may not want to hug - which is all the more reason to do so. It's hard to stay angry when someone shows they love you, and that's precisely what happens when we hug each other.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

It seems like our town has closed down these days leading up to the funeral

It seems like our town has closed down these days leading up to the funeral. Old people still sit on their porches and talk, but their conversations aren't sprinkled with laughter anymore. Since the new, little kids haven't played outside, as if their mom
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

On banks, I make no apology for attacking spivs and gamblers who did more h

On banks, I make no apology for attacking spivs and gamblers who did more harm to the British economy than Bob Crow could achieve in his wildest Trotskyite fantasies, while paying themselves outrageous bonuses underwritten by the taxpayer. There is much p
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

Now, he'd loved money for money's sake. He loved the feel of it, not only i

Now, he'd loved money for money's sake. He loved the feel of it, not only in his hands, but also in his heart.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

If you are determined to achieve your dreams, you must be ready to accept a

If you are determined to achieve your dreams, you must be ready to accept and affirm positive things about yourself. Affirm positively! Say positive things and encourage yourself that you can make it.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

The enemy was not the Klan but the inside-outside lock that racism and clas

The enemy was not the Klan but the inside-outside lock that racism and classism had on the minds of the people: It operated from the inside through self-hate and self-doubt, and from the outside through the police, carnivorous landlords, and the welfare s
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But Dobby shouted, "You shall not harm Harry Potter! ... He got up, face li

But Dobby shouted, "You shall not harm Harry Potter! ... He got up, face livid, and pulled out his wand, but Dobby raised a long, threatening finger. "You shall go now," he said fiercely, pointing down at Mr. Malfoy. "You shall not touch Harry Potter. You
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...there was no guilt in his face, no doubt, nothing but the calm of an inv

...there was no guilt in his face, no doubt, nothing but the calm of an inviolate self-confidence.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

I bring you with reverent handsThe books of my numberless dreams.

I bring you with reverent handsThe books of my numberless dreams.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

I stayed in the astronaut program until 1993. People ask me why I left. I t

I stayed in the astronaut program until 1993. People ask me why I left. I thought I had a lot of things to contribute that would be difficult to do if I stayed. I thought I could have a stronger voice as an advocate for space exploration. So I ended up st
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

True artists unburden their envies and work toward encouraging amateurs.

True artists unburden their envies and work toward encouraging amateurs.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

The most dangerous thing in life is an incompetent that has been given a gu

The most dangerous thing in life is an incompetent that has been given a gun and a law enforcement badge.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago