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Positive assumptions are needed only when you have negative assumptions tha

Positive assumptions are needed only when you have negative assumptions that you’re trying to overcome. But when you drop your assumptions altogether, your soul stands naked in the open fields of possibility. And what you choose to create from that space
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

People willing to trade their freedom for temporary security deserve neithe

People willing to trade their freedom for temporary security deserve neither and will lose both
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

...reality, however utopian, is something from which people feel the need o

...reality, however utopian, is something from which people feel the need of taking pretty frequent holidays....
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Well," Cinder finally grumbled. "I guess that was pretty fast thinking." A

Well," Cinder finally grumbled. "I guess that was pretty fast thinking." A relieved grin filled up Thorne's face. "We're having another moment, aren't we?" "If by a moment, you mean me not wanting to strangle you for the first time since we met, than I gu
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

It is unbecoming for young men to utter maxims.

It is unbecoming for young men to utter maxims.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Sensei says funerals are not really for the dead. They are for those left b

Sensei says funerals are not really for the dead. They are for those left behind. "The dead are long gone by the time a funeral is held," he told us. "Who would wait when the doors of Heaven are open? Only the living would be foolish enough to still hang
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

With a single leap, you can change your entire life.

With a single leap, you can change your entire life.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Love is above all the gift of oneself.

Love is above all the gift of oneself.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Coldness in everything. It comes from a long way off; it gets into everythi

Coldness in everything. It comes from a long way off; it gets into everything. One must get out of the way before it reaches the core. If it does that, one won't feel even the coldness any more. Do you see what I mean?
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

A major driver of the cost of healthcare in the United States is a compromi

A major driver of the cost of healthcare in the United States is a compromise that was reached with the American Medical Association in the 1960s when Medicare was first established.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

My motto is more, 'If you want to find something new, look for something ne

My motto is more, 'If you want to find something new, look for something new!' There is a certain amount of risk in this attitude, as even the slightest failure tends to be resounding, but you are so happy when you succeed that it is worth taking the risk
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

If a cluttered desk is the sign of a cluttered mind, what is the significan

If a cluttered desk is the sign of a cluttered mind, what is the significance of a clean desk?
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago