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The task of art today is to bring chaos into order.

Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

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I am reminded of an image...that living with a terminal disease is like wal

I am reminded of an image...that living with a terminal disease is like walking on a tightrope over an insanely scary abyss. But that living without disease is also like walking on a tightrope over an insanely scary abyss, only with some fog or cloud cove
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One reason why fiction is a human necessity is that it satisfies many uncon

One reason why fiction is a human necessity is that it satisfies many unconscious as well as conscious needs. It would be important if it only touched the conscious mind, as expository writing does. But fiction is important, too, because it teaches the un
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You've got to make an effort to get the details right, because even through

You've got to make an effort to get the details right, because even through someone picks it up and knows it's a novel, they know someone's made it up and they know it's not real, if you make a small mistake they will cease to imaginatively engage with th
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Tessie allowed Milton to press his clarinet to her skin and fill her body w

Tessie allowed Milton to press his clarinet to her skin and fill her body with music. At first it only tickled her. But after a while the notes spread deeper into her body. She felt the vibrations penetrate her muscles, pulsing in waves, until they rattle
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Hey,” he said. “Hi.” Oh, damn. It was awkward.“What’re you doing?”“Shearing

Hey,” he said. “Hi.” Oh, damn. It was awkward.“What’re you doing?”“Shearing a sheep. It’s cold outside, and I need a new hat.”He paused. “You’re joking, right?”“Yes, Marshall.” I gnawed on my fingers some more and sunk back in my chair.
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Divorced from ethics, leadership is reduced to management and politics to m

Divorced from ethics, leadership is reduced to management and politics to mere technique.
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Forgiving yourself, believing in yourself and choosing to love yourself are

Forgiving yourself, believing in yourself and choosing to love yourself are the best gifts one could receive.
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I have all the patient to wait for what I want.

I have all the patient to wait for what I want.
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A man cannot be comfortable without his own approval.

A man cannot be comfortable without his own approval.
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Faith is not the belief that God will do what you want. It is the belief th

Faith is not the belief that God will do what you want. It is the belief that God will do what is right.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Nothing can change for them, because they themselves can't change anymore.

Nothing can change for them, because they themselves can't change anymore.
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EVERY person and experience HAS contributed to who you have become today. N

EVERY person and experience HAS contributed to who you have become today. NOTHING was wasted
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