Factober

Just think: in all the clean, beautiful reaches of the solar system, our planet alone is a blot; our planet alone has death.

Posted 5 months ago

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Mary,' said her mother. 'We don't like sarcasm ' 'You mightn't like it,' sa

Mary,' said her mother. 'We don't like sarcasm ' 'You mightn't like it,' said Mary. 'But I love it.
Posted 5 months ago

The world is always satisfied, it turns out, with countenance it can unders

The world is always satisfied, it turns out, with countenance it can understand. Indolence and cowardice do the rest. Independence is earned by a few words of cheap confidence.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

I refuse to admit that I am more than 52 even if that makes my sons illegi

I refuse to admit that I am more than 52 even if that makes my sons illegitimate.
Posted 5 months ago

The clock talked loud. I threw it away, it scared me what it talked.

The clock talked loud. I threw it away, it scared me what it talked.
Posted 5 months ago

Whatever you dream of, there will be fulfillment.

Whatever you dream of, there will be fulfillment.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

Wisdom paints a rainbow in your mind, joy paints a rainbow in your heart, a

Wisdom paints a rainbow in your mind, joy paints a rainbow in your heart, and love paints a rainbow in your soul.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

Kellyanne opened the car door and crawled into my bedroom. Her face was puf

Kellyanne opened the car door and crawled into my bedroom. Her face was puffy and pale and fuzzed-over. She just came in and said: "Ashmol, Pobby and Dingan are maybe-dead." That's how she said it.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

I didn't have a financial need, and I wasn't very gifted at relationships.

I didn't have a financial need, and I wasn't very gifted at relationships. I probably was more like what we think of boys as being: hard to pin down and wary of commitment.
Posted 5 months ago

It is questionable if all the mechanical inventions yet made have lightened

It is questionable if all the mechanical inventions yet made have lightened the day's toil of any human being.
Posted 5 months ago

There are some words that once spoken will split the world in two. There wo

There are some words that once spoken will split the world in two. There would be the life before you breathed them and then the altered life after they'd been said. They take a long time to find, words like that. They make you hesitate. Choose with care.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

I think great humor lies in playing the truth of a situation. I see myself

I think great humor lies in playing the truth of a situation. I see myself as a performer and that applies to a Greek drama or a modern comedy.
Posted 5 months ago

Man is born passionate of body, but with an innate though secret tendency t

Man is born passionate of body, but with an innate though secret tendency to the love of Good in his main-spring of Mind. But God help us all! It is at present a sad jar of atoms.
Posted 5 months ago