Factober

If you deliver excellence right now, that gives you the best shot at the best future you've got coming.

Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Follow @factober on Social Media

Germans grew reluctant to stay in communal ski lodges, fearing they might t

Germans grew reluctant to stay in communal ski lodges, fearing they might talk in their sleep. They postponed surgeries because of the lip-loosening effects of anesthetic. Dreams reflected the ambient anxiety. One German dreamed that an SA man came to his
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Some people can be president, some people can speak, some people, you know,

Some people can be president, some people can speak, some people, you know, anything that's positive, man - a dentist, a doctor. Just hang in there and never give up, and find out what is your talent. First you got to find your talent and just stick with
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Opportunity...it often comes disguised in the form of misfortune or tempora

Opportunity...it often comes disguised in the form of misfortune or temporary defeat.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

It is intoxicating joy for the sufferer to look away from his suffering and

It is intoxicating joy for the sufferer to look away from his suffering and to forget himself.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

A tamed woman will never leave her mark in the world.

A tamed woman will never leave her mark in the world.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Each instant brought them, more momentous than the explosion of Krakatoa. I

Each instant brought them, more momentous than the explosion of Krakatoa. It was only that no one noticed. We are to accustomed to the absurdity of existence. The loss of a universe is not worth taking seriously.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Did you ever hear the Oriental proverb, "The dogs bark but the caravan pass

Did you ever hear the Oriental proverb, "The dogs bark but the caravan passes on"? Let them bark, Scarlett. I fear nothing will stop your caravan.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

I see myself as an instrument of justice, not a dispenser of it."-Detective

I see myself as an instrument of justice, not a dispenser of it."-Detective Thanet.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Though the wind was commanding the sand into even ridges, it couldn't contr

Though the wind was commanding the sand into even ridges, it couldn't control the sea.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

It must be comforting, to have a faith like that. To believe so concretely

It must be comforting, to have a faith like that. To believe so concretely that there’s someone—something— out there watching guard, keeping us safe, testing us only with what we can handle.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Marrying a stupid person is a reflection of your thoughtlessness.Marrying a

Marrying a stupid person is a reflection of your thoughtlessness.Marrying a clever person is a reflection of your intelligence.Marrying a wise person is a reflection of your shrewdness.Marrying a virtuous person is a reflection of your uprightness.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

I’m going to give you some advice: don’t be such a whiny asshole. It makes

I’m going to give you some advice: don’t be such a whiny asshole. It makes you look weak.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago