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People are too complicated to have simple labels.
The Christian religion is a very powerful and convincing mistake.
I’m with the Grimms on this: stories for young and old. You
Sticks and stones, I’ll break yer bones, but names ain’t worth a quarrel.
A murderer was a worthy companion.
You are dead- what am I speaking to?
Thou shalt not’ might reach the head, but it takes ‘Once upon a time’ to reach the heart.
All the history of human life has been a struggle between wisdom and stupidity.
Tell them stories. They need the truth you must tell them true
I seemed to have spent the whole time either reading, which I
Read like a butterfly, write like a bee.
As for what it’s against – the story is against those who
There are some themes, some subjects, too large for adult fiction; they
Music is universal too. Even deaf people like to dance, love rhythm,
For sure, sometimes I don’t know what I am doing.
The rich is the one that rules over those of little means,
Police officers and firemen are so visible in their daily work, there’s
Winning an olympic gold medal is like nothing else.
Mother had to support herself at age 18 because it was during the
An actor’s a guy who, if you ain’t talking about him, ain’t listening.
In my book I specifically discussed the structural nature of injustice and offered nine