Factober

The price of freedom is eternal vigilance. Don't store unnecessary data, keep an eye on what's happening, and don't take unnecessary risks.

Posted 4 months ago

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I buy, collect and read books.

I buy, collect and read books.
Posted 4 months ago

I couldn't even think about wanting to be something else; I wouldn't let my

I couldn't even think about wanting to be something else; I wouldn't let myself visualize another life. But I wrote because I couldn't stop. It was a release, a mental exercise, a way of keeping sane.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

Simplicity is an exact medium between too little and too much.

Simplicity is an exact medium between too little and too much.
Posted 4 months ago

Only you can save yourself.

Only you can save yourself.
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I'm going to need to save you.""Excuse me? No one needs-""I'm saving you, s

I'm going to need to save you.""Excuse me? No one needs-""I'm saving you, so shut up and be grateful.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

This invitation [to deny oneself] is less about depriving the self, and mor

This invitation [to deny oneself] is less about depriving the self, and more about disowning, or renouncing a relationship with the part of ourself that is not what God created us to be.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

Thus in order to be a "radical" one must be open to the possibility that on

Thus in order to be a "radical" one must be open to the possibility that one's own core assumptions are misconceived.
Posted 4 months ago

Faithfulness in little things will prepare you for greater tasks from God.

Faithfulness in little things will prepare you for greater tasks from God.
Posted 4 months ago

So are demons forces that are totally external to us who seek to defy God?

So are demons forces that are totally external to us who seek to defy God? Are they just the shadow side of our own souls? Are they social constructions from a premodern era? Bottom line: Who cares? I don’t think demons are something human reason can put
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

You gotta know when to be lazy. Done correctly, it's an art form that benef

You gotta know when to be lazy. Done correctly, it's an art form that benefits everyone.
Posted 4 months, 1 week ago

The actions of a leader are always criticised by scholars as well as common

The actions of a leader are always criticised by scholars as well as common men. A scholar has no obligation to produce result, so he is free to rebuke leaders for not sticking to noble means. Common men envy leaders their position and power, thus feeling
Posted 4 months ago

Home is the school where we learn that love shows itself in the details.

Home is the school where we learn that love shows itself in the details.
Posted 4 months ago