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Topic: Money is like a sixth sense without which you cannot make a complete use of the other five.
Posted: Tuesday, November 19, 2019 1:21:12 AM
Daemon wrote:
Money is like a sixth sense without which you cannot make a complete use of the other five.

W. Somerset Maugham (1874-1965)


Yeah. And as such be especially sensible when dealing with this particular sense...
Topic: There is peace, in so far as the absence of slaughter may be called by that name, but there is necessarily little harmony of...
Posted: Monday, November 18, 2019 2:35:07 AM
Yeah. Though we all try to search for better ways, a bad peace is just enough for me…
Topic: If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.
Posted: Sunday, November 17, 2019 3:06:46 AM
Yeah. The book must have enough height or depth - and you must have a desire to venture it...
Topic: Art...is merely the refuge which the ingenious have invented, when they were supplied with food and women, to escape the...
Posted: Saturday, November 16, 2019 8:15:28 AM
Sue Chberreq wrote:
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Bully_rus wrote:
Yeah. Not only the rich and famous need their refuge… Luckily for us, anyone can have it if trained properly, in a timely manner.

Thanks buddy. Welcome on board.
Topic: Art...is merely the refuge which the ingenious have invented, when they were supplied with food and women, to escape the...
Posted: Saturday, November 16, 2019 1:36:44 AM
Yeah. Not only the rich and famous need their refuge… Luckily for us, anyone can have it if trained properly, in a timely manner.
Topic: Having learned the trick of beating and loving and suffering, the poor faithful heart persisted, although it lived on...
Posted: Friday, November 15, 2019 8:41:45 AM
Daemon wrote:
Having learned the trick of beating and loving and suffering, the poor faithful heart persisted, although it lived on memories and carried on its sentimental operations mostly in secret.

Kate Wiggin (1856-1923)


Yeah. It’s really interesting why loving and suffering are so closely related to each other. Does it mean that love from very inception brings with itself a little bit of tragedy too?
Topic: There are two good things in life, freedom of thought and freedom of action.
Posted: Thursday, November 14, 2019 1:16:25 AM
Daemon wrote:
There are two good things in life, freedom of thought and freedom of action.

W. Somerset Maugham (1874-1965)


Yeah. Exactly in this order, because otherwise (first action and then thought) there might be some trouble - and not only for freedom...
Topic: Money dignifies what is frivolous if unpaid for.
Posted: Wednesday, November 13, 2019 1:15:38 AM
Daemon wrote:
Money dignifies what is frivolous if unpaid for.

Virginia Woolf (1882-1941)


Yeah. Unpaid for? I hope there’s nothing here that suggests theft and likes of it… Sorry, just try to be frivolous in my own way.
Topic: Contempt is that which putteth an edge upon anger, as much or more than the hurt itself.
Posted: Tuesday, November 12, 2019 7:48:36 AM
Daemon wrote:
Contempt is that which putteth an edge upon anger, as much or more than the hurt itself.

Francis Bacon (1561-1626)


Yeah. Sometimes it’s better to divide than to multiply - for safety reasons...
Topic: Character is not cut in marble—it is not something solid and unalterable. It is something living and changing, and may become...
Posted: Monday, November 11, 2019 1:29:26 AM
Yeah. And even if it’s made of marble, there are some tools for gouging too... What a masterpiece! Isn't it?

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