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The king should be the servant of his people, and seek to uplift them and t

The king should be the servant of his people, and seek to uplift them and their lives.
Posted 4 months ago

The point is there is no point in life! Live the Moment!

The point is there is no point in life! Live the Moment!
Posted 4 months ago

A government that robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support o

A government that robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

Begin doing what you want to do now.

Begin doing what you want to do now.
Posted 4 months ago

Despite the metadata attached to each tweet, and despite trails of retweets

Despite the metadata attached to each tweet, and despite trails of retweets and 'favorite' tweets, the Twitter corpus lacks the latticework of hyperlinks that makes Google's algorithms so potent. Twitter's famous hashtags - #sandyhook or #fiscalcliff or #
Posted 4 months ago

A ginooine statesman should be on his guard if he must hev beliefs not to

A ginooine statesman should be on his guard if he must hev beliefs not to b'lieve 'em too hard.
Posted 4 months ago

and realized that death was not only a permanent probability, as he had alw

and realized that death was not only a permanent probability, as he had always believed, but an immediate reality.
Posted 4 months ago

It takes me a while to figure things out, doesn't it?" Edilio grinned. "Do

It takes me a while to figure things out, doesn't it?" Edilio grinned. "Do me a favor. When you find Astrid, repeat that to her, word for word, the part about how it takes you a while. Then remember her exact reaction and tell me.
Posted 4 months ago

Everything that we see about us that we count is our possessions only compr

Everything that we see about us that we count is our possessions only comprises a loan from God, and it is when we lose sight of this all-pervading truth that we become greedy and covetous.
Posted 4 months ago

Stop now and always wonder. Press forward and tap the wonder.

Stop now and always wonder. Press forward and tap the wonder.
Posted 4 months ago

Lada had a sense for power--the fine threads that connected everyone around

Lada had a sense for power--the fine threads that connected everyone around her, the way those threads could be pulled, tightened, wrapped around someone until they cut off the blood supply.Or snapped entirely.
Posted 4 months ago

I'm perfectly happy to know the world at secondhand. It's a lot safer.

I'm perfectly happy to know the world at secondhand. It's a lot safer.
Posted 4 months ago