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.
I felt so much pride, so much love. You get a handful of days like this in a lifetime. Take in every minute. They’ll be over soon enough, and you never know what tomorrow will bring.
Many people make the mistake of confusing information with knowledge. They are not the same thing. Knowledge involves the interpretation of information. Knowledge involves listening.
Sometimes I get so immersed in my own company, if I unexpectedly run into someone I know, it's a bit of a shock and takes me a while to adjust.
Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.
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I shall take the heart. For brains do not make one happy, and happiness is the best thing in the world.
If you want to know what a man's like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.
Without music, life would be a mistake.
Without Life Mistake
Opening yourself up to making mistakes and being vulnerable is what makes it beautiful and special with the person you love.
Somehow I have been stunned. Stand back!
Give me a little time beyond my cuffed head and slumbers
and dreams and gaping,
I discover myself on the verge of the usual mistake.
The Lord said unto me, 'I will take my rest and I will consider in my dwelling place like a clear heat upon herbs.
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It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.