Factober

My own view is that being a vegetarian or vegan is not an end in itself, but a means towards reducing both human and animal suffering and leaving a habitable planet to future generations.

Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

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From what I could see, men or women, children or adults, young or aged, ric

From what I could see, men or women, children or adults, young or aged, rich or poor, war was making everyone equal.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

I have a really dry sense of humor. I don't think it's funny when people wi

I have a really dry sense of humor. I don't think it's funny when people wink at the camera. That's more of an actor thing, just committing to whatever the thing is.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

My kinfolks thought more about character than about culture. They said cult

My kinfolks thought more about character than about culture. They said culture could be acquired but character had to be formed. Character had to be hammered into shape like hot iron on an anvil. It had to be molded in the most exact and unrelenting form.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

I refuse to let fear subjugate all my freedoms & liberty

I refuse to let fear subjugate all my freedoms & liberty
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Before asserting a prognosis on any patient, always be objective and never

Before asserting a prognosis on any patient, always be objective and never subjective. For telling a man that he will win the treasure of life, but then later discovering that he will lose, will harm him more than by telling him that he may lose, but then
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Some friends give bad advice because they live a bad life.

Some friends give bad advice because they live a bad life.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

I do believe God gave me a spark of genius, but he quenched it in misery.

I do believe God gave me a spark of genius, but he quenched it in misery.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

If thou has passion for faith thou dost preach Regard for God whose mercy t

If thou has passion for faith thou dost preach Regard for God whose mercy thou beseechLove for the soil out of which thou art bornWhy dost thou slay thy brethren, held in scorn?The land on which I was born is not mineThat giveth bread and roof is mine and
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

I can't make out what they're saying; it sounds like: hiss, blah, she hiss,

I can't make out what they're saying; it sounds like: hiss, blah, she hiss, squeak. But the aunt appears to speak the native language.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

In the light, we read the inventions of others; in the darkness we invent o

In the light, we read the inventions of others; in the darkness we invent our own stories.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

I could see he meant no offense, but in my thoughts I set it down as not ve

I could see he meant no offense, but in my thoughts I set it down as not very good manners."Manners!" he said. "Why, it is merely the truth, and truth is good manners; manners are a fiction.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

This is the heart of prayer—not getting things from God, but getting God.

This is the heart of prayer—not getting things from God, but getting God.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago