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Topic: To read between the lines was easier than to follow the text.
Posted: Wednesday, September 27, 2017 4:11:28 PM
funny
Topic: "Speak Softly and Carry a Big Stick" (1901)
Posted: Saturday, September 02, 2017 7:02:21 AM
"Speak softly and carry a big stick, and you will go far."
The big stick could stand for perseverance.
Threat and violence, as we all know, are the arms of the weak.
Topic: The remedy is worse than the disease.
Posted: Friday, August 25, 2017 3:15:20 PM
Small changes by many men can make a big change eventually. That is not called a remedy. More like a democratic process.
Topic: The man who talks everlastingly and promiscuously, who seems to have an exhaustless magazine of sound, crowds so many words...
Posted: Sunday, August 20, 2017 5:36:12 PM
One fairly long quote, that is.
Topic: By indignities men come to dignities.
Posted: Wednesday, August 16, 2017 11:01:52 PM
No. You don't have to aim to bad things. Bad things do happen, though. One might be a victim. No martyr. Don't search for bad things.
Topic: Thomas Edward Lawrence (1888)
Posted: Wednesday, August 16, 2017 1:07:08 PM
"In August 1922, Lawrence enlisted in the Royal Air Force as an aircraftman, under the name John Hume Ross."
Did he have a bad reputation by that time, in army circles? I look from time to time at Lawrence of Arabia, the old technicolor movie from the fifties. The political intrigues are complex to my understanding.
Topic: How does one kill fear, I wonder? How do you shoot a specter through the heart, slash off its spectral head, take it by its...
Posted: Sunday, August 13, 2017 11:20:40 AM
I love this theme of coping with fear.
Topic: How does one kill fear, I wonder? How do you shoot a specter through the heart, slash off its spectral head, take it by its...
Posted: Sunday, August 13, 2017 11:19:49 AM
Hurray for Lorde. You mean the musician?
Topic: How does one kill fear, I wonder? How do you shoot a specter through the heart, slash off its spectral head, take it by its...
Posted: Sunday, August 13, 2017 11:19:10 AM
zina antoaneta wrote:
If your dreams don't scare you, they are not big enough.

Lorde


That is true!
Topic: How does one kill fear, I wonder? How do you shoot a specter through the heart, slash off its spectral head, take it by its...
Posted: Sunday, August 13, 2017 11:14:49 AM
"Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we’ve been waiting for. We are the change that we seek."

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