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My dad grew up in a mud hut and studied by candlelight. He was 14 when he got a scholarship to Russia. He was super clever - the cleverest person. He landed in 5ft of snow, and was alone at 14, studying science and engineering. He didn't have a bed, and he slept on a table.

Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

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You must succeed! Not by accident, but deliberately! You are able to succee

You must succeed! Not by accident, but deliberately! You are able to succeed – now you must be willing to succeed and this must reflect in the way you spend your life.
Posted 4 months ago

I still have dreams about CBGB's. I still miss the place.

I still have dreams about CBGB's. I still miss the place.
Posted 4 months ago

Have you ever considered that there might be something wrong with your brai

Have you ever considered that there might be something wrong with your brain?Oh, I think there might be something wrong with everyone else’s.
Posted 4 months ago

Without doing anything physical you can use the hands of your mind to chang

Without doing anything physical you can use the hands of your mind to change the world.
Posted 4 months ago

It is folly for a man to pray to the gods for that which he has the power t

It is folly for a man to pray to the gods for that which he has the power to obtain by himself.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

What is morally wrong can never be advantageous, even when it enables you t

What is morally wrong can never be advantageous, even when it enables you to make some gain that you believe to be to your advantage. The mere act of believing that some wrongful course of action constitutes an advantage is pernicious.
Posted 4 months ago

Faith with work yields fulfillment

Faith with work yields fulfillment
Posted 4 months ago

Curiosity did not kill the cat all by itself.

Curiosity did not kill the cat all by itself.
Posted 4 months ago

Those who do not have power over the story that dominates their lives, powe

Those who do not have power over the story that dominates their lives, power to retell it, to rethink it, deconstruct it, joke about it, and change it as times change, truly are powerless.
Posted 4 months ago

Literacy in Tunisia is almost 100%. It's amazing - no country in the region

Literacy in Tunisia is almost 100%. It's amazing - no country in the region or even in Asia can match Tunisia in education.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

If at 1st you don't succeed, stretch out on your La-Z-Boy with a six-pack a

If at 1st you don't succeed, stretch out on your La-Z-Boy with a six-pack and a porn flick. Y' still won't succeed, but you sure as hell won't give a shift.
Posted 4 months ago

She says you're not truly human until you've had your heart broken and you'

She says you're not truly human until you've had your heart broken and you've broken someone's heart.
Posted 4 months ago