Factober

I think my dad is highly gender-neutral. If he doesn't like someone, he'll articulate that, and I think it's also part of what resonates about him. He'll say what he's thinking.

Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

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He's an honest man - you could shoot craps with him over the telephone.

He's an honest man - you could shoot craps with him over the telephone.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

These days, loneliness is the new cancer - a shameful, embarrassing thing,

These days, loneliness is the new cancer - a shameful, embarrassing thing, brought upon yourself in some obscure way. A fearful, incurable thing thing, so horrifying that you dare not mention it; other people don't want to hear the word spoken aloud for f
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Prayer was never meant to be magic,' Mother said.'Then why bother with it?'

Prayer was never meant to be magic,' Mother said.'Then why bother with it?' Suzy scowled.'Because it's an act of love,' Mother said.
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All hatred is self-hatred, just as all healing is self-healing.

All hatred is self-hatred, just as all healing is self-healing.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

History gives you insight of the same quality of truth as poetry or philoso

History gives you insight of the same quality of truth as poetry or philosophy or a novel.
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I have this insane and unabated longing for San Francisco. I come up there

I have this insane and unabated longing for San Francisco. I come up there every chance that I get.
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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
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

The main dangers in this life are the people who want to change everything

The main dangers in this life are the people who want to change everything - or nothing.
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In the tell-me-again times, (…) when my mom and I lived in a little apartme

In the tell-me-again times, (…) when my mom and I lived in a little apartment in a little building downtown, I slept in her bed. It was a raft on the ocean, a cloud, a forest, a spaceship, a cocoon that we shared. I could stretch out like a five-pointed s
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If you don't keep moving forward, you'll always be in the same place.

If you don't keep moving forward, you'll always be in the same place.
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The COUNTRY is controlled by LAWS>LAWS are controlled by POLITICIANS>POLITI

The COUNTRY is controlled by LAWS>LAWS are controlled by POLITICIANS>POLITICIANS are controlled by VOTERS>VOTERS are controlled by PUBLIC OPINION>PUBLIC OPINION is controlled by the MEDIA (News, Hollywood, Internet...) & EDUCATIONso. whoever controls MEDI
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

I think laughter may be a form of courage.... As humans we sometimes stand

I think laughter may be a form of courage.... As humans we sometimes stand tall and look into the sun and laugh and I think we are never more brave than when we do that.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago