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Into the Wild

I chose the movie the day we walked into the Dendy cinema behind the Sydney Opera House. When I pick the movie, it doesn’t always go well. 582 more words


Into the Wild

Tanta gente vive em circunstâncias infelizes e, contudo, não toma a iniciativa de mudar sua situação porque está condicionada a uma vida de segurança, conformismo e conservadorismo, tudo isso que parece dar paz de espírito, mas na realidade nada é mais maléfico para o espírito aventureiro do homem que um futuro seguro.

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Be fearless.

That’s a good mantra. It’s inspiring. It makes you want to be a better person. And when it comes down to it, I feel like it’s fairly easy to be fearless about many things: exploring new cities, jumping off cliffs, running through the woods with wild abandon.

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Into the Wild

On September 6, 1992 the body of Christopher Johnson McCandless was discovered in a school bus on the Stampede Trail in Denali National Park, Alaska. Since Jon Krakauer first published a story about his journey in a 1993 issue of… 71 more words


It’s Your Life isn’t it?

Surprisingly, Marcus Aurelius (121-180 AD), the last of the Five Good Emperors in Rome, has had a profound impact on my personal beliefs. Why is this you may ask…. 829 more words

Chris McCandless

In Season

Although the leaves are the same color—I can feel life shifting—shifting into a new season, a season of being alone. I’ve heard there is a time for everything, (to laugh, to mourn) …now must be my time to be by myself. 152 more words