But people love a hypocrite, you know--they recognize one of their own, and it always feels so good when someone gets caught with his pants down and his dick up and it isn't you.
("The Green Mile")
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Adulthood is accretive by nature, a thing which arrives in ragged stages and uneven overlaps.
Sometimes the embers are better than the campfire.
The essential and defining characteristic of childhood is not the effortless merging of dream and reality, but only alienation. There are no words for childhood's dark turns and exhalations. A wise child recognizes it and submits to the necessary consequences. A child who counts the cost is a child no longer.
I think you're a taker. You've always been one. It's like God left some part of you out when He built you inside of me.
There are all sorts of dream interpretations, Freud's being the most notorious, but I have always believed they served a simple eliminatory function, and not much more - that dreams are the psyche's way of taking a good dump every now and then.
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I have grown up alone. I've taken care of myself. I worked, earned money and was independent at 18.
I thought you were supposed to be flying this thing, not pleasuring it.
War kills men, and men deplore the loss; but war also crushes bad principles and tyrants, and so saves societies.
Charles Caleb Colton