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Favorite Voltaire Quotes

Fifteen quotes from one of the leading figures from the Enlightenment.

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Quotes to Ponder #48

Omar Khayyam On Living Truly

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Quotes to ponder #11

The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it.

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Annie Dillard on Writing

In her seminal books the Writing life, Annie Dillard lays out numerous advices for novice writers. Below I have summarized a few which I consider the most significant 1. Even the foundation walls must fall 2. Reading your own words too often can cause the illusion of quality 3. The amount of work doesn’t matter, […]

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Pinocchio – Road map to actual existence

Woe to those who lead idle lives. More often than not we are skeptical of everything aimed at children. It producing any worth apart from making them laugh or capture the attention of their usually chaotic minds seems like a far fetched idea. I’m no better than most people in that respect. At least I […]

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Quotes to ponder #3

All my wins are lessons and all my failures are lessons that will one day become wins. Tiffany Haddish