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My dad's quite a conservative person, and he brought me up to be very questioning of the commercial world. He looked down on pop culture. I definitely got the impression that pop was evil and that Britney Spears was evil.

Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

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Look, I don't see why bad artists - I mean artists who are obviously incomp

Look, I don't see why bad artists - I mean artists who are obviously incompetent... - why they should be presented hypocritically as good artists just because they're supposed to be advancing the frontiers of freedom of expression or... ...demonstrating t
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

The arc of American history almost inevitably moves toward freedom. Whether

The arc of American history almost inevitably moves toward freedom. Whether it's Lincoln and the Emancipation Proclamation, the expansion of women's rights or, now, gay rights, I think there is an almost-inevitable march toward greater civil liberties.
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You are a fool to speak of last great battles, Sam, for the last great batt

You are a fool to speak of last great battles, Sam, for the last great battle is always the next one.
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Don’t forgive people until they understand their mistakes.

Don’t forgive people until they understand their mistakes.
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Once my grandmother told me I needed to find God and I said, “Why don’t you

Once my grandmother told me I needed to find God and I said, “Why don’t you just tell me where to look and save me the trouble?” I was dead serious. Faith, destiny, all the shit you can’t see, but yet people are so willing to take the leap. Not me.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Nihilists embrace life's existence by the acceptance of nothingness

Nihilists embrace life's existence by the acceptance of nothingness
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The miracles of life are love, faith and hope.

The miracles of life are love, faith and hope.
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If you don't earn, you learn.

If you don't earn, you learn.
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‎"The more we search for ourselves, the less likely we are to find ourselve

‎"The more we search for ourselves, the less likely we are to find ourselves; and the more we search for God, and to serve our fellow-men, the more profoundly will we become acquainted with ourselves, and the more inwardly assured. This is one of the grea
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It’s alright. It’s okay if it’s about your ego. Sometimes it’s got to be ab

It’s alright. It’s okay if it’s about your ego. Sometimes it’s got to be about your ego. Just know that it is.
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Deep down, people who deliberately distribute other people’s music and stuf

Deep down, people who deliberately distribute other people’s music and stuff feel contempt for professionals. And it’s not just culture — these days lots of people are contemptuous of everything. Without realizing it, they’re searching for things to despi
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An orphan's curse would drag to hell A spirit from on high; But oh! more ho

An orphan's curse would drag to hell A spirit from on high; But oh! more horrible than that Is the curse in a dead man's eye! Seven days, seven nights, I saw that curse, And yet I could not die.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago