“When thou makest a dinner or a supper, call not thy friends, nor thy brethren, neither thy kinsmen, nor thy rich neighbours; lest they also bid thee again, and a recompence be made thee. 630 more words
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My family. In public we’re polite, elbows off the table kind of people. We pardon our reaches, we request that you please pass the salt, we apologize profusely when we accidentally brush your arm. 469 more words
“Life holds only one tragedy: not to have been a saint.” – Leon Bloy
What? That is the only tragedy life holds? These intense words (to me at least) struck me at the very beginning of what is now my favorite book on Catholicism, “Louder than Words” by Matthew Leonard. 567 more words
Whoever loves becomes humble. Those who love have, so to speak, pawned a part of their narcissism.
Sigmund Freud may have been a cokehead but the man really knew what he was talking about.