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It scares you: all the noise, the rattling, the shaking. But the look on everybody's face when you're finished and packing, it's the best smile in the world; and there's nobody hurt, and the well's under control.

Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

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Friendships aren't perfect and yet they are very precious. For me not exp

Friendships aren't perfect and yet they are very precious. For me not expecting perfection all in one place was a great release.
Posted 4 months ago

There is less teaching about sin, and very little warning of judgment.

There is less teaching about sin, and very little warning of judgment.
Posted 4 months ago

Mathematics is a wonderful common sense,To understand the harmony in nature

Mathematics is a wonderful common sense,To understand the harmony in nature magnificent; The wondrous language, & popular in terms of @ financeIts’ unique, and abundantly rich in terms of substance,
Posted 4 months ago

No book, however good, should ever be read as a task. If you do so read a b

No book, however good, should ever be read as a task. If you do so read a book, it is very likely that you will not only get nothing out of it but that you will have toward the book and its author a repugnance that is unwarranted.
Posted 4 months ago

You may have read the poetry, but you haven't lived it. And that's what mak

You may have read the poetry, but you haven't lived it. And that's what makes the difference.
Posted 4 months ago

Sometimes I think that when people become famous, there's a public percepti

Sometimes I think that when people become famous, there's a public perception that they are not human beings any more. They don't have feelings; they don't get hurt; you can act and say as you like about them.
Posted 4 months ago

One lived in the impression that nobody could ever compete with the 'Nutcra

One lived in the impression that nobody could ever compete with the 'Nutcracker' or 'A Christmas Carol.'
Posted 4 months ago

There is always a real and an imaginary person you are in love with; someti

There is always a real and an imaginary person you are in love with; sometimes you love one best, sometimes the other.
Posted 4 months ago

When she left, it was like someone had ripped my heart out, crumbled it up

When she left, it was like someone had ripped my heart out, crumbled it up like a flimsy piece of loose leaf paper and crammed it back into my chest. It somehow managed to work, but it would never, ever feel the same.
Posted 4 months ago

Maybe we are a little crazy. After all, we believe in things we don't see.

Maybe we are a little crazy. After all, we believe in things we don't see. The Scriptures say that faith is "being sure of what we hope for and certain of what we do not see" (Heb. 11:1). We believe poverty can end even though it is all around us. We beli
Posted 4 months ago

As one tends to the graves of the dead, so I tend the books. I clean them,

As one tends to the graves of the dead, so I tend the books. I clean them, do minor repairs, keep them in good order. And every day I open a volume or two, read a few lines or pages, allow the voices of the forgotten dead to resonate inside my head. Do th
Posted 4 months ago

Statutes authorizing unreasonable searches were the core concern of the fra

Statutes authorizing unreasonable searches were the core concern of the framers of the 4th Amendment.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago