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If no one knows when a person is going to die, how can we say he died prematurely?

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Prosperity provideth but adversity proveth friends.

Prosperity provideth but adversity proveth friends.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

The sensation that seized me that morning―the twentieth of May―as I sat on

The sensation that seized me that morning―the twentieth of May―as I sat on my velvet cushion beside the Pope and stared down at the man standing beside my husband, was swift, irrevocable, and violent, like a dagger plunged into the heart. I trembled. I di
Posted 5 months, 2 weeks ago

In war events of importance are the result of trivial causes.

In war events of importance are the result of trivial causes.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

Whoever you choose to fall in love with, is an important decision of yours,

Whoever you choose to fall in love with, is an important decision of yours, but you better choose carefully 'Cause you're capable of anything. Of anything and everything.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

In those hours when the night is still dark and cold, we see Alokananda wak

In those hours when the night is still dark and cold, we see Alokananda waking up to the faint sound of stifled sobs. The sheets besides her are creaseless, sleepless. She gets up silently, her body: blank, a patchwork of frugal impulses. She gathers the
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We all have an old knot in the heart we wish to untie.

We all have an old knot in the heart we wish to untie.
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We must uncover our rituals for what they are: completely arbitrary things,

We must uncover our rituals for what they are: completely arbitrary things, tied to our bourgeois way of life; it isgood-and that is the real theater-totranscend them in the manner of play, bymeans of games and irony; it is good to be dirty and bearded, t
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

When you fail, that is when you get closer to success.

When you fail, that is when you get closer to success.
Posted 5 months, 2 weeks ago

Never leave a job unfinished, unless you are unable to finish it.

Never leave a job unfinished, unless you are unable to finish it.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

Dying has a funny way of making you see people, the living and the dead, a

Dying has a funny way of making you see people, the living and the dead, a little differently. Maybe that's just part of the grieving, or maybe the dead stand there and open our eyes a bit wider.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

For me, I think the greatest achievements of science is to allow humanity t

For me, I think the greatest achievements of science is to allow humanity to realize that our world is comprehensible. Through science, rational thinking, we can understand how the universe works.
Posted 5 months, 2 weeks ago

Love is never blind; it sees with ucute clarity. A closed mind, wounded hea

Love is never blind; it sees with ucute clarity. A closed mind, wounded heart, and a bitter disposition surely cannot perceive love's myriad ways of communicating.
Posted 5 months, 2 weeks ago