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Kabul fell prey to men who looked like they had tumbled out of their mother

Kabul fell prey to men who looked like they had tumbled out of their mothers with Kalashnikov in hand...
Posted 4 months ago

Of all man’s instruments, the most wondrous, no doubt, is the book. The oth

Of all man’s instruments, the most wondrous, no doubt, is the book. The other instruments are extensions of his body. The microscope, the telescope, are extensions of his sight; the telephone is the extension of his voice; then we have the plow and the sw
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

Worry never robs tomorrow of its sorrow, it only saps today of its joy.

Worry never robs tomorrow of its sorrow, it only saps today of its joy.
Posted 4 months ago

It had never occurred to him that he should live in any other than what he

It had never occurred to him that he should live in any other than what he would have called an ordinary way, with green glasses for hock, and excellent waiting at table. In warming himself at French social theories he had brought away no smell of scorchi
Posted 4 months ago

Here is the truth about self-discovery: it is never without cost.

Here is the truth about self-discovery: it is never without cost.
Posted 4 months ago

My son, Edward, at 4, to a neighbor boy who was being a pain in our backyar

My son, Edward, at 4, to a neighbor boy who was being a pain in our backyard: "Oh, don't whine. my mom will throw you right out of here.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

The democratic idealist is prone to make light of the whole question of sta

The democratic idealist is prone to make light of the whole question of standards and leadership because of his unbounded faith in the plain people.
Posted 4 months ago

Travel for me is all about transformation, and I'm fascinated by those peop

Travel for me is all about transformation, and I'm fascinated by those people who really do come back from a trip unrecognizable to themselves and perhaps open to the same possibilities they'd have written off not a month before.
Posted 4 months ago

Bioenergetics is an adventure in self-discovery. It differs from similar ex

Bioenergetics is an adventure in self-discovery. It differs from similar explorations into the nature of the self by attempting to understand the human personality in terms of the human body. Most previous explorations focused their investigations on the
Posted 4 months ago

Being over seventy is like being engaged in a war. All our friends are goin

Being over seventy is like being engaged in a war. All our friends are going or gone and we survive amongst the dead and the dying as on a battlefield.
Posted 4 months ago

She was so busy doing Christmas, there wasn't time to experience Christmas.

She was so busy doing Christmas, there wasn't time to experience Christmas.
Posted 4 months ago

Hetty shivered. Goodness, he had no business looking at her like that. Phys

Hetty shivered. Goodness, he had no business looking at her like that. Physician my eye! Physicians definitely didn't look like him; they were short, round and adorned with wigs and spectacles.
Posted 4 months ago