All of us look younger and sweeter when we smile our real smiles, the ones that come when we’re genuinely happy.
Self-correction makes me check the ruler of my life against the yardstick of my inner voice. I acknowledge when I don’t measure up. Self-correction is an ongoing process. If done often enough, I can stop myself from straying off the path.
Books pull you to other worlds … let them, and enjoy the adventure.
On the whole, all people are good, or at least they’re normal. The frightening thing is that they can suddenly turn bad when it comes to the crunch.
There is no such thing as a merger. There are only buyers and sellers. Those who are bought are in danger when they have to bend over to pick up the soap. That’s good to know.
It has occurred to me more than once that holy boredom is good and sufficient reason for the invention of free will.
Go take a shower, you smell like good sex and unnecessary regret.
Taxation is theft, purely and simply even though it is theft on a grand and colossal scale which no acknowledged criminals could hope to match. It is a compulsory seizure of the property of the State’s inhabitants, or subjects.
Hope attacking doubt. It seemed crazy.
It can be difficult to speak truth to power. Circumstances, however, have made doing so increasingly necessary.