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The cool wind blew in my face and all at once I felt as if I had shed dulln

The cool wind blew in my face and all at once I felt as if I had shed dullness from myself. Before me lay a long gray line with a black mark down the center. The birds were singing. It was spring.
Posted 5 months ago

The strength I'm looking for isn't the type where you win or lose. I'm not

The strength I'm looking for isn't the type where you win or lose. I'm not after a wall that'll repel power coming from outside. What I want us the kind of strength to be able to absorb that kind of power, to stand up to it. The strength to quietly endure
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

. . . The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occa

. . . The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions, that I wish it to be always kept alive. It will often be exercised when wrong, but better so than not to be exercised at all. I like a little rebellion now and then. It is l
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

One-year-olds learn concealment. Five-year-olds lie outright: they manipula

One-year-olds learn concealment. Five-year-olds lie outright: they manipulate via flattery. Nine-year-olds - masters of the cover-up. By the time you enter college, you're going to lie to your mom in one out of every five interactions.
Posted 5 months ago

The attainment of justice is the highest human endeavor.

The attainment of justice is the highest human endeavor.
Posted 5 months ago

We have come to a point in time where using common sense, speaking factual

We have come to a point in time where using common sense, speaking factual truths and asking honest questions have been deemed radical behavior. While in turn, manipulation, thoughtlessness and dishonesty is often rewarded and rules the day.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

The object of education is to prepare the young to educate themselves throu

The object of education is to prepare the young to educate themselves throughout their lives.
Posted 5 months ago

Maybe your mind won't remember what I cooked last week, but your body will.

Maybe your mind won't remember what I cooked last week, but your body will.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

Daniel Elkins. The man credited with hunting vampires to extinction, killed

Daniel Elkins. The man credited with hunting vampires to extinction, killed by vampires. Ironic way to go, but he wouldn't have it any other way. He told me on more than one occasion that he knew he'd go down bloody, and he was right.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

I present myself to you in a form suitable to the relationship I wish to ac

I present myself to you in a form suitable to the relationship I wish to achieve with you.
Posted 5 months ago

By the time I was a senior in high school, I knew I wanted to move to Silic

By the time I was a senior in high school, I knew I wanted to move to Silicon Valley and learn more about computers and the Internet. I just fell in love with technology and the potential of everything the Internet had to offer.
Posted 5 months ago

Today I asked Chloe to be my girlfriend,and she agreed. I sank my teeth int

Today I asked Chloe to be my girlfriend,and she agreed. I sank my teeth into her neck and drank from her jugular in the library at lunchtime. She's agreed to join me as a vampire and she's moving in next week.April Fool!
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago