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Always do what you are afraid to do.
Friday, October 17, 2014 6:41:08 PM
Vit Babenco wrote:
This advice may serve as a shortcut to the prison gates.
Spot on. Out of context, this could fuel dormant psychopaths to paint their fantasy in reality. I wonder if our good Sir Emerson inspired any so far :D
Corporation: an ingenious device for obtaining individual profit without individual responsibility.
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 3:49:35 AM
I wholeheartedly disbelieve there is a more lucid exposition about the nature of corporations than Ambrose's; and a more honest one.
There's no such thing as old age, there is only sorrow.
Sunday, February 2, 2014 9:56:13 AM
Being surrounded by family and/or grandchildren could help.
Democracy substitutes election by the incompetent many for appointment by the corrupt few.
Saturday, February 1, 2014 4:05:34 PM
Democracy is an apparatus serving the 1% under the guise of human rights, preservation of privacy and freedom.
It has been observed that one's nose is never so happy as when thrust into the affairs of others, from which some...
Wednesday, January 15, 2014 3:37:22 AM
Monsieur Bierce, you have made my morning (perchance the remainder of today too).
There are a thousand hacking at the branches of evil to one who is striking at the root.
Thursday, January 9, 2014 8:02:15 AM
This quote engulfs the source of most problems impeccably.
I've understood it thus: One of the greatest fears of humans is denial, hence those axing the branches were keeping the evil (from creeping onto their doorstep) temporarily, i.e. egocentric route. Meanwhile a heroic lad identified the root and assayed to exterminate this vile for all members of community - altruistic route.
Henry Thoreau receives posthumously accolades for best quotes by male (in my little book titled 'Subjective ramblings')
What do we live for, if it is not to make life less difficult to each other?
Monday, December 30, 2013 7:14:38 AM
Well Mary Ann, as jacobusmaximus pointed out, our world is concocted of devious parties who live to relish in others' suffering - regrettably.
So much has been said and sung of beautiful young girls, why don't somebody wake up to the beauty of old women?
Saturday, December 28, 2013 3:34:05 AM
Well Mrs. Stowe, I find it a dispiriting agenda to write poems about wrinkled complexion and tenuous stature. But poets who know how to capture the inner allure of such dames are surely deserving of praise.
Though a man be wise, it is no shame for him to live and learn.
Monday, December 23, 2013 5:52:01 PM
Candid converse; I believe humility is paramount, apart from experiences, to attaining wisdom. Even though not a necessity, intelligence molds it to greatness.
The Capture of the Hodag
Sunday, December 22, 2013 5:05:29 PM
Well executed monsieur. I'd furthermore contrive a variant by interchanging 'belief' with 'reason', and watch them persist contently within these humble, adjacent abodes as immaculate neighbors would.
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