Factober

I admire Eudora Welty. 'Delta Wedding' is a book I've given as a present to numerous women. Eudora Welty rocks. She writes such jewel-like, fine, refined short stories.

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Believe in yourself up here and it will make you stronger than you could ev

Believe in yourself up here and it will make you stronger than you could ever imagine.
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I cannot count the good people I know who, to my mind, would be even better

I cannot count the good people I know who, to my mind, would be even better if they bent their spirits to the study of their own hungers.
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Violence never can wipe out violence, only a caring heart with love can do

Violence never can wipe out violence, only a caring heart with love can do that.
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As long as one believes in philosophy, one is healthy; sickness begins when

As long as one believes in philosophy, one is healthy; sickness begins when one starts to think.
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If a woman tells you how terrible she looks, sincerely deny it, even if you

If a woman tells you how terrible she looks, sincerely deny it, even if you agree.
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Strive to enrich all lives, hearts and minds not just your own pockets

Strive to enrich all lives, hearts and minds not just your own pockets
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If someone loves sweet things and constantly eats angel´s hair tartlets sho

If someone loves sweet things and constantly eats angel´s hair tartlets should this be diagnosed as having some sort of heavenly trichotillomania?
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Regardless of how beautiful the world could be; when you have no place in i

Regardless of how beautiful the world could be; when you have no place in it, it is always ugly.
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Nobody works better under pressure. They just work faster.

Nobody works better under pressure. They just work faster.
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This may seem labouring the obvious, but in Japan one meets intelligent peo

This may seem labouring the obvious, but in Japan one meets intelligent people who claim that ‘logic’ is something invented in the West to allow Westerners to win discussions. Indeed, the belief is widespread that the Japanese can as happily do without lo
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88% of what we call good songs aren’t really good. They merely remind us of

88% of what we call good songs aren’t really good. They merely remind us of a good time we once had.
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For imagination sets the goal picture which our automatic mechanism works o

For imagination sets the goal picture which our automatic mechanism works on. We act, or fail to act, not because of will, as is so commonly believed, but because of imagination.
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