In total this journey will take five flights and fifty-five hours, but in reality it began four decades and two generations ago when my uncle died in Vietnam.
You know," Gabriel said, "there was once a time I thought we could be friends, Will."
"There was a time I thought I was a ferret," Will said, "but that turned out to be the opium haze.
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Not reassuring when weathermen say 'Today will be terrible but don't worry it won't be as terrible as tomorrow or Friday.
The American people are fed up...with political posturing.' True, but also an example of political posturing.
They all wait impatiently for the blessed cloak of darkness to cover their wretched little deeds, but the sun will not be hurried by the whims of men.
Above all, for his merciless, contemptuous treatment of Clifford Chatterley, blown to bits in Flanders in 1918, Lawrence can be damned to hell. Damned but not banned.
Why, what is to live? Not to eat and drink and breathe,—but to feel the life in you down all the fibres of being, passionately and joyfully.
The measure of love is to love without measure. -attributed to Saint Augustine
The smart way to keep people passive and obedient is to strictly limit the spectrum of acceptable opinion, but allow very lively debate within that spectrum....
Usually when people are sad, they don't do anything. They just cry over their condition. But when they get angry, they bring about a change.
Condition Usually Anything
All life is but a skull-bone and
A rack of ribs through which
we keep passing food & fuel-
just so's we can burn so
For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish, but have eternal life.