Factober

I was lucky to live in New York when it was dangerous and edgy and cheap enough to play host to young, penniless artists. That was the era of "coffee shops" as they were defined in New York—cheap restaurants open round the clock where you could eat for less than it would cost to cook at home. That was the era of ripped jeans and dirty T-shirts, when the kind of people who are impressed by material signs of success were not the people you wanted to know.

Posted 4 months ago

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Strategy is influenced by circumstances.

Strategy is influenced by circumstances.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

It struck him that how you spent Christmas was a message to the world about

It struck him that how you spent Christmas was a message to the world about where you were in life, some indication of how deep a hole you had managed to burrow for yourself
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All we are, all we can be, are the stories we tell," he says, and he is tal

All we are, all we can be, are the stories we tell," he says, and he is talking as if he is talking only to me. "Long after we are gone, our words will be all that is left, and who is to say what really happened or even what reality is? Our stories, our f
Posted 4 months ago

God doesn’t call us to comfort

God doesn’t call us to comfort
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Yesterday I smiled, tomorrow never came and today is what I'm living.

Yesterday I smiled, tomorrow never came and today is what I'm living.
Posted 4 months ago

I want to believe him. I know stuff happens to people and they can't always

I want to believe him. I know stuff happens to people and they can't always be who they were or who they think they're supposed to be. But knowing that doesn't mean I'm okay with it. It's more like what Mr. Krueger says about black holes: We can't wish th
Posted 4 months ago

Sometimes sharing isn’t caring

Sometimes sharing isn’t caring
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It's like looking through a microscope your whole life," he (Justin) said.

It's like looking through a microscope your whole life," he (Justin) said. "You miss the whole picture. Sometimes you need to get lost in order to discover anything.
Posted 4 months ago

Feel the joy and love anyway, stress will melt away.

Feel the joy and love anyway, stress will melt away.
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The world is full of talkers, but it is rare to find anyone who listens. An

The world is full of talkers, but it is rare to find anyone who listens. And I assure you that you can pick up more information when you are listening than when you are talking.
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The earliest bird gets the worm only if the worm is stupid enough to show u

The earliest bird gets the worm only if the worm is stupid enough to show up.
Posted 4 months ago

I see the way he looks at you when you're not aware of his gaze. I see the

I see the way he looks at you when you're not aware of his gaze. I see the way you care for him. And so when you think he wants you gone, it is not that. He is simply afraid to lose you.
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