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Quote: Obsession

Cure for an obsession: get another one.

Mason Cooley


Gleanings From The Past #45

Wilde on Fashion

Fashion is what one wears oneself. What is unfashionable is what other people wear.

— Lord Goring, in Oscar Wilde, An Ideal Husband, Act III, 1893… 355 more words


Quotations: "And did you get what you wanted . . ."

From the poetry of Raymond Carver – Late Fragment.

Raymond Clevie Carver Jr. (1938-1988) – American short-story writer and poet, contributed to the revitalization of the American short story during the 1980s. 27 more words



Be Better


Once, poets were magicians. Poets were strong, stronger than warriors or kings… And they will be strong once again.

– Greg Bear – 52 more words



There for the Taking


You have to appreciate where you have come from to know who you are in the present and whom you would like to be in the future. 61 more words


Asking Quotes

You’ve got to ask! Asking is, in my opinion, the world’s most powerful – and neglected – secret to success and happiness.

Percy Ross

I am just a child who has never grown up. 258 more words


For Greenpeace, Honesty is Just a Word

SPOTLIGHT: More on Greenpeace’s peculiar definition of free speech (see previous post here).

BIG PICTURE: For the past decade, Greenpeace has publicly insisted that free speech is not absolute. 459 more words

Ethical & Philosophical