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Old 02-27-2016, 10:57 AM
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The pages are still blank, but there is a miraculous feeling of the words being there, written in invisible ink and clamoring to become visible.

- Vladimir Nabokov

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serve justice so as not to add to the injustice of the human condition, to insist on plain language so as not to increase the universal falsehood, and to wager, in spite of human misery, for happiness - The Rebel, Albert Camus
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Old 02-27-2016, 03:28 PM
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Art doesn't explode out into new and frivolous novelties; it implodes into what's true about us all. It informs everything, literally everything, causing what looks like madness, or sickness in its practitioners. One is no longer writing or painting or playing its notes. It moves itself, and it is all one can do to hang on for the ride.
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"seek to bringforth and establish the cause of Zion” jokes
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Old 02-27-2016, 11:47 PM
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"seek to bringforth and establish the cause of Zion” jokes

Funny Mormon drivel. "Separate the weak from the herd and castrate them so that they may never bear fruit."
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aye i'd been trolling mormon.org chat and the missionairy started spouting this glory of new jereusalum in the US stuff, fun fun fun
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Old 02-28-2016, 12:03 AM
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aye i'd been trolling mormon.org chat and the missionairy started spouting this glory of new jereusalum in the US stuff, fun fun fun

Agreed. Fun, fun, fun!
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Old 02-28-2016, 01:33 AM
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If all else fail drink coffee. Jack Reacher.
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To be or not to be...:-)
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The cradle rocks above an abyss, and common sense tells us that our existence is but a brief crack of light between two eternities of darkness.

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"That's what happiness is. It's not having enough money to get high and go partying every night, or anything else. It's being alive, and once you realize that, happiness comes easy."
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A blank piece of paper is God’s way of telling us how hard it to be God.
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One of my favourite quotes:
“All the world is made of faith, and trust, and pixie dust.” ― J.M. Barrie, Peter Pan
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It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.
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To live is to suffer, to survive is to find some meaning in the suffering. Friedrich Nietzsche
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"There is no subject so old that something new cannot be said about it. "

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That Mohican - he's a mighty fine writer - Hemingway
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From House of the Rising Sun, Author David Lee Burke

Mexico was a necropolis where the quick and the dead were inextricable linked on opposite sides of the soil, one always aware of the other. - Hackberry Holland -
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Neil Gaiman said this at a question and answer event. He was with Neil Degrasse Tyson and you might be able to still find the video on Youtube. But it will remain my favorite Neil Gaiman quote, hands down.

What makes this very special to me is that the video was posted on December 6th, my birthday. And although I've long since abandoned my belief in the paranormal, I still occasionally allow myself to feel special at times like this. Without further adieu, here's the quote:

"Nobody gets to be you, except you
Nobody has your point of view, except you
Nobody gets to bring to the world, the things you get to uniquely bring to the world, except you."
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