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The only way for a rich man to be healthy is by exercise and abstinence, to

The only way for a rich man to be healthy is by exercise and abstinence, to live as if he were poor.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

What are you doing?" my mom asked. One side of her mouth curled up."I'm try

What are you doing?" my mom asked. One side of her mouth curled up."I'm trying to move that cup."My parents laughed. I concentrated on the coffee cup, but it didn't budge."I guess I'll have to work on this telekinesis thing. It'll come in handy when Ben i
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

She crossed her legs and kicked out her feet, clad in thick wool socks and

She crossed her legs and kicked out her feet, clad in thick wool socks and boots big enough to house a little old lady.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

I am too tired, I must try to rest and sleep, otherwise I am lost in every

I am too tired, I must try to rest and sleep, otherwise I am lost in every respect. What an effort to keep alive! Erecting a monument does not require an expenditure of so much strength.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

We learn so that we may succeed, and that goes for anything in life, includ

We learn so that we may succeed, and that goes for anything in life, including the arts. It’s a falsity that the moment we earn money or wish to earn money for our creations that it ceases to become art.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

I tend to think of the act of photographing, generally speaking, as an adve

I tend to think of the act of photographing, generally speaking, as an adventure. My favorite thing is to go where I’ve never been.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

If you want to understand language, spend less time in the library with Pla

If you want to understand language, spend less time in the library with Plato and more time on the buses with people.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Usually, when I dream of flying I am simply flapping my arms and somehow I

Usually, when I dream of flying I am simply flapping my arms and somehow I lift off and glide through the sky. Last night was different. I missed you so much and my yearning was so powerful that I sprouted wings like a phoenix and soared to reach you. And
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Even though I can’t tell others whether they should chase their marathon dr

Even though I can’t tell others whether they should chase their marathon dreams, I highly recommend they do something completely out of character, something they never in a million years thought they’d do, something they may fail miserably at. Because som
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

But now that I can see it all as from a lonely hilltop, I know it was the s

But now that I can see it all as from a lonely hilltop, I know it was the story of a mighty vision given to a man too weak to use it; of a holy tree that should have flourished in a people’s heart with flowers and singing birds, and now is withered; and o
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

We must learn to live triumphantly amid the traumas and pressures we face d

We must learn to live triumphantly amid the traumas and pressures we face daily.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Even when you are lazy and don't have the effort to learn something sit som

Even when you are lazy and don't have the effort to learn something sit somewhere in public and try to observe the stupid people around you, that would be more than enough learning for the day.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago