Factober

Even if you bury me underground and put a concrete slab over the hole – one day you will wake up to find a crack in the concrete with a tiny green sprout shooting through. When you see that shoot – that will be me!

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In the end we shall have had enough of cynicism, skepticism and humbug, and

In the end we shall have had enough of cynicism, skepticism and humbug, and we shall want to live more musically.
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Novels for me are how I find out what's going on in my own head. And so tha

Novels for me are how I find out what's going on in my own head. And so that's a really useful and indeed critical thing to do when you do as many of these other things as I do.
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Gambling: The sure way of getting nothing for something.

Gambling: The sure way of getting nothing for something.
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I hate water. It's so boring. And it takes up so much room in your stomach.

I hate water. It's so boring. And it takes up so much room in your stomach.
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Education is the light switch for the mind. You have to turn it on to see t

Education is the light switch for the mind. You have to turn it on to see the world in your own way.
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They sat a moment in embrace of silent mutual comfort, which was, she often

They sat a moment in embrace of silent mutual comfort, which was, she often thought, the reward of those long married.
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There is no Mystery so great as Misery.

There is no Mystery so great as Misery.
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Never leave a friend behind. Friends are all we have to get us through this

Never leave a friend behind. Friends are all we have to get us through this life--and they are the only things from this world that we could hope to see in the next.
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Sometimes I wonder if there's something wrong with me. Perhaps I've spent t

Sometimes I wonder if there's something wrong with me. Perhaps I've spent too long in the company of my literary romantic heroes, and consequently my ideals and expectations are far too high.
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Truth cannot be brought down; rather, the individual must make the effort t

Truth cannot be brought down; rather, the individual must make the effort to ascend to it. You cannot bring the mountaintop to the valley. If you would attain to the mountaintop, you must pass through the valley, climb the steeps, unafraid of the dangerou
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If you want to heal or experience more happiness in life, learn to move out

If you want to heal or experience more happiness in life, learn to move out of the mental body and be in your heart more. You will know you are "in your head" is when you analyze, control and overthink. When you have run on thoughts, worry, and talk witho
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There is a music in my heart.

There is a music in my heart.
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