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'Social engineering,' the fancy term for tricking you into giving away your digital secrets, is at least as great a threat as spooky technology.

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I do not like these painted faces that look all alike; and I think women ar

I do not like these painted faces that look all alike; and I think women are foolish to dull their expression and obscure their personality with powder, rouge, and lipstick.
Posted 4 months ago

I watched my friend Eleanor give birth," she said. "Once you've seen a chil

I watched my friend Eleanor give birth," she said. "Once you've seen a child born, you realize a baby's not much more than a reconstituted ham and cheese sandwich. Just a little anagram of you and what you've been eating for nine months.
Posted 4 months ago

Who among us has never looked up into the heavens on a starlit night, lost

Who among us has never looked up into the heavens on a starlit night, lost in wonder at the vastness of space and the beauty of the stars?
Posted 4 months ago

And yet many of us do it without families," Nynaeve said. "Without love, wi

And yet many of us do it without families," Nynaeve said. "Without love, without passion beyond our own particular interests. So even while we try to guide the world, we separate ourselves from it.We risk arrogance, Egwene. We always assume we know best,
Posted 4 months ago

I've wanted to feel pleasure to the point of insanity. They call it getting

I've wanted to feel pleasure to the point of insanity. They call it getting high, because it's wanting to know that higher level, that godlike level. You want to touch the heavens, you want to feel glory and euphoria, but the trick is it takes work. You c
Posted 4 months ago

Discharge [disposal of karma] is in nature’s hands. That’s why there is res

Discharge [disposal of karma] is in nature’s hands. That’s why there is restlessness. That is why these are the pains of dependency [association]. There are such times man has to face that it becomes difficult for him to pass even one hour.
Posted 4 months ago

A lot of people are obsessed with looking cool. They feel they have to look

A lot of people are obsessed with looking cool. They feel they have to look after their image.
Posted 4 months ago

He was always in a sort of fever because he was dropping behind schedule wi

He was always in a sort of fever because he was dropping behind schedule with his daily acts of kindness. However hard he tried, he'd fall behind; and then you would find him prowling about the house, setting such a clip to try and catch up with himself t
Posted 4 months ago

I know it. I know I shall make beastly mistakes, Father-""The world does no

I know it. I know I shall make beastly mistakes, Father-""The world does not forgive mistakes so quickly, my girl." He sounds bitter and sad."If the world will not forgive me," I say softly, "I shall have to learn to forgive myself."He nods in understandi
Posted 4 months ago

May God grant you the anointing of the Holy Ghost.

May God grant you the anointing of the Holy Ghost.
Posted 4 months ago

Each moment spent in prayer is like a coin put into a bank account.

Each moment spent in prayer is like a coin put into a bank account.
Posted 4 months ago

The greatest friend of truth is Time, her greatest enemy is Prejudice, and

The greatest friend of truth is Time, her greatest enemy is Prejudice, and her constant companion is Humility.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago