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Quote of the Week

“If you fixate on the worst-case scenario, and it actually happens, you’ve lived it twice.” – Michael J. Fox, in Vanity Fair

Quotes

The Emperor - Quote of the Week: T.H. White

“The best thing for being sad,” replied Merlin, beginning to puff and blow, “is to learn something. That’s the only thing that never fails. You may grow old and trembling in your anatomies, you may lie awake at night listening to the disorder of your veins, you may miss your only love, you may see the world about you devastated by evil lunatics, or know your honour trampled in the sewers of baser minds.

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Academics

Advice from Writers

1. “There are two kinds of people who sit around all day thinking about killing people….mystery writers and serial killers. I’m the kind that pays better.” Richard Castle… 308 more words

Writing

Alchimie de la douleur

“L’un t’éclaire avec son ardeur,
L’autre en toi met son deuil, Nature!
Ce qui dit à l’un: Sépulture!
Dit à l’autre: Vie et splendeur!

Hermès inconnu qui m’assistes… 55 more words

Quotes

“One day you finally knew
what you had to do, and began,
though the voices around you
kept shouting
their bad advice
… little by little,

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Whatever You Are, Be a Good One

I love inspirational quotes.  When I saw this book at the store, I instantly knew I would need to purchase it.  Each of the quotations is hand-lettered by Lisa Congdon, who began the series when she was doing a blog called, “ 263 more words

Education

Hate the world and all that is in it

“Always have the fear of God before your eyes. Remember Him who gives death and lives. Hate the world and all that is in it. Hate the peace that comes from the flesh. 15 more words

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