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Before believing—think. Before accepting—feel.

Before believing—think. Before accepting—feel.
Posted 4 months ago

When a poet's mind is perfectly equipped for its work, it is constantly ama

When a poet's mind is perfectly equipped for its work, it is constantly amalgamating disparate experience; the ordinary man's experience is chaotic, irregular, fragmentary. The latter falls in love, or reads Spinoza, and these two experiences have nothing
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

[Calvin and Hobbes are playing Scrabble.] Calvin: Ha! I've got a great word

[Calvin and Hobbes are playing Scrabble.] Calvin: Ha! I've got a great word and it's on a "Double word score" box! Hobbes: "ZQFMGB" isn't a word! It doesn't even have a vowel! Calvin: It is so a word! It's a worm found in New Guinea! Everyone knows that!
Posted 4 months ago

The government has a responsibility to protect society, to help maintain so

The government has a responsibility to protect society, to help maintain society. That's why we have laws... The rule of law creates a set of standards for our behavior.
Posted 3 months, 3 weeks ago

Real education must ultimately be limited to men who insist on knowing, the

Real education must ultimately be limited to men who insist on knowing, the rest is mere sheep-herding.
Posted 3 months, 3 weeks ago

False religion may prevail, iniquity may abound, the love of many may wax c

False religion may prevail, iniquity may abound, the love of many may wax cold, the cross of Calvary may be lost sight of, and darkness, like the pall of death, may spread over the world; the whole force of the popular current may be formed to overthrow t
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

All these many-coloured feelings fell... like light on a black surface, pro

All these many-coloured feelings fell... like light on a black surface, producing no change, meeting no return.
Posted 4 months ago

From Earth to the Heavens, an eternal philosophy of natural laws reigns 24/

From Earth to the Heavens, an eternal philosophy of natural laws reigns 24/7 to those who dare to knock on the door to question answers not questioned of every shape and every form. Wisdom is born of quiet storm; a silent sovereignty." -epc
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

Don't ask her to be a rock for you to lean uponinstead, build her wingsand

Don't ask her to be a rock for you to lean uponinstead, build her wingsand point her to the skyand she will teach you both to fly.
Posted 4 months ago

He said: I don't like to read. And I said, honey, you haven't found the rig

He said: I don't like to read. And I said, honey, you haven't found the right girl.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

No sooner do I conquer a bad habit than I become the biggest critic of anyo

No sooner do I conquer a bad habit than I become the biggest critic of anyone who still does what I just stopped doing.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

Trees down south have a difference to them, a subtle, slinking movement, mi

Trees down south have a difference to them, a subtle, slinking movement, mile by mile- a gracefulness, a swagger. Lanky trees stretching out their wiry thin, Spanish moss-covered branches, moss that sways and beckons ... come here, come here, it says.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago