A good laugh overcomes more difficulties and dissipates more dark clouds than any other one thing.
I get my first paycheck. We are paid once a month, which requires the kind of budgeting I am incapable of. Life is unpleasant after the twenty-third or so. I’ve been a graduate student for so long it’s hard to fathom that one check can have four numbers and change. Then I see how much The Man takes. Damn The Man.
Or perhaps it is some combination of spirit and desire, love and hope, some alchemy that we each possess and can put to use, if we first know where to look without flinching.
How did you know I was different?
A good book has no ending
Don’t get in a blue car on a Thursday.’
‘What kind of car?’
‘A blue one. On a Thursday.’
You are never dedicated to something you have complete confidence in. No one is fanatically shouting that the sun is going to rise tomorrow. They know it’s going to rise tomorrow. When people are fanatically dedicated to political or religious faiths or any other kinds of dogmas or goals, it’s always because these dogmas or goals are in doubt.
A smile, bracketing his still mouth, spread like bane over Lymond’s pale face.
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Eagerly examine the Scriptures daily for spiritual growth.