Factober

Nowadays, if you have a mustache, people look at you like you're crazy. But when I was growing up, I never saw my dad without a mustache.

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Our idea of God tells us more about ourselves than about Him.

Our idea of God tells us more about ourselves than about Him.
Posted 3 months, 3 weeks ago

Dreams are fragile. Reality is a clumsy postman.

Dreams are fragile. Reality is a clumsy postman.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

As a medical doctor, I have known the face of adversity. I have seen much o

As a medical doctor, I have known the face of adversity. I have seen much of death and dying, suffering and sorrow. I also remember the plight of students overwhelmed by their studies and of those striving to learn a foreign language. And I recall the fat
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She had not given me the cross to keep the bad men away, as a child might h

She had not given me the cross to keep the bad men away, as a child might have been expected to do. No, in her mind the bad men could not be kept away. They were coming, and they would have to be faced.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

What if it lines up like it did in the Trojan War ... Athena versus Poseido

What if it lines up like it did in the Trojan War ... Athena versus Poseidon?""I don't know. But I just know that I'll be fighting next to you.""Why?""Because you're my friend, Seaweed Brain. Any more stupid questions?
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With a fixed mindset, you believe you are who you are and you cannot change

With a fixed mindset, you believe you are who you are and you cannot change. This creates problems when you're challenged because anything that appears to be more than you can handle is bound to make you feel hopeless and overwhelmed.
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What you end up seeing when you look at history is that people who have bee

What you end up seeing when you look at history is that people who have been good at pushing the boundaries of possibility, and exploring those frontiers of good ideas and innovations, have rarely done it in moments of great inspiration. They don't just h
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True knowledge should not produce pride; it should produce humility...Becau

True knowledge should not produce pride; it should produce humility...Because the more you know, the more you know how much you don't know.
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Creating love stories that stand the test of time.

Creating love stories that stand the test of time.
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Most writing is done between the mind and the hand, not between the hand an

Most writing is done between the mind and the hand, not between the hand and the page.
Posted 3 months, 3 weeks ago

On this night I had searched for them without success, fearing to find them

On this night I had searched for them without success, fearing to find them; they were nowhere in the house, nor about the moonlit dawn. For, although the sun is lost to us for ever, the moon, full-orbed or slender, remains to us. Sometimes it shines by n
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I call religion a natural authority, but it has usually been conceived as a

I call religion a natural authority, but it has usually been conceived as a supernatural authority.
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