10. Both the North Tower and the South Tower collapsed just as their respective fires were dying down, even though this meant that the South Tower, which had been hit second, collapsed first.
I am not gay, although I wish I were, just to piss off homophobes.
The new crimes that the US and Israel were committing in Gaza as 2009 opened do not fit easily into any standard category—except for the category of familiarity.
Because I was there that day, and so were you.
If you think the ’80s were dumber than the ’70s, either you weren’t there or you weren’t paying attention.
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
Tomorrow Were Live
If only religion were an opiate. No known narcotic rots the brain so fast.
The pages of history are red with the blood of illuminated "saints" who were murdered by their religions for actually achieving the advertised spiritual rewards.
In that moment he had loved her far more than he had ever done when they were together and free. Also he knew that somewhere or other she was still alive and needed his help.
The great authors were great readers, and one way to understand them is to read the books they read.
I can't bring myself to trust you. But even if you were to betray me, and even if you were to become my enemy... would it be okay for me to love? Could you... let me love you?
I stared because their faces, so different, so similar, were all devastatingly, inhumanly beautiful.