1. 10

    A kind of light spread out from her. And everything changed color. And the world opened out. And a day was good to awaken to. And there were no limits to anything. And the people of the world were good and handsome. And I was not afraid any more.

    80
  2. 9

    It is a common experience that a problem difficult at night is resolved in the morning after the committee of sleep has worked on it.

    83
  3. 8

    This I must fight against: any idea, religion, or government which limits or destroys the individual.

    86
  4. 7

    Writers are a little below the clowns and a little above the trained seals.

    90
  5. 6

    I believe a strong woman may be stronger than a man, particularly if she happens to have love in her heart. I guess a loving woman is indestructible.

    101
  6. 5

    And now that you don't have to be perfect, you can be good.

    108
  7. 4

    The free exploring mind of the individual human is the most valuable thing in the world.

    120
  8. 3

    What good is the warmth of summer, without the cold of winter to give it sweetness.

    127
  9. 2

    Socialism never took root in America because the poor see themselves not as an exploited proletariat but as temporarily embarrassed millionaires.

    155
  10. 1

    Don't worry about losing. If it is right, it happens - The main thing is not to hurry. Nothing good gets away.

    196
  11. Last Update: 28 January 2023

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