Factober

The point is, whether or not they show it at dinner parties, writers learn, by a necessity of their trade, to be the sharpest of observers.

Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

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And suddenly I rejoiced in the great security of the sea as compared with t

And suddenly I rejoiced in the great security of the sea as compared with the unrest of the land, in my choice of that untempted life presenting no disquieting problems, invested with an elementary moral beauty by the absolute straightforwardness of its a
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

This means that no single logic is strong enough to support the total const

This means that no single logic is strong enough to support the total construction of human knowledge.
Posted 3 months, 3 weeks ago

How this woman had managed to get under his skin and claw her way inside wa

How this woman had managed to get under his skin and claw her way inside was a mystery. He couldn’t leave her there though. His entire being was screaming at him to get her out.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

Singing into a microphone and learning to play an instrument - learning to

Singing into a microphone and learning to play an instrument - learning to do your craft - that's the most important thing! It's not about what goes on in a computer!
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

Your love is blissful, graceful, and divine. When it touches me, it burns m

Your love is blissful, graceful, and divine. When it touches me, it burns me with joy to purify.
Posted 4 months ago

It is much easier to condemn Islam and 'oppressive Muslim men' than to unpa

It is much easier to condemn Islam and 'oppressive Muslim men' than to unpack the intricate relationships between global politics related to empire building and capitalist expansion as well as regional and national struggles revolving around political and
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

Pain is not there to hurt you, but it is there to make you more aware and a

Pain is not there to hurt you, but it is there to make you more aware and alert.
Posted 4 months ago

I've made 122 movies, and I daresay there's a picture of mine showing somew

I've made 122 movies, and I daresay there's a picture of mine showing somewhere in the world every day.
Posted 3 months, 3 weeks ago

The very essence of a free government consists in considering offices as pu

The very essence of a free government consists in considering offices as public trusts bestowed for the good of the country and not for the benefit of an individual or a party.
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We love life, not because we are used to living but because we are used to

We love life, not because we are used to living but because we are used to loving.
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The secret of improved plant breeding, apart from scientific knowledge, is

The secret of improved plant breeding, apart from scientific knowledge, is love.
Posted 3 months, 3 weeks ago

It is frightfully difficult to know much about the fairies, and almost the

It is frightfully difficult to know much about the fairies, and almost the only thing for certain is that there are fairies wherever there are children.
Posted 4 months ago