Life and Death
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Life is a great big canvas; throw all the paint you can at it.
Parents are traffic signs that are always in our blind spots.
It's not a question of happiness, it's a requirement. Consider the alternative.
Life is good when we think it's good. Life is bad when we don't think.
Search for meaning, eat, sleep. Search for meaning, eat, sleep. Die, search for meaning, search for meaning, search for meaning.
Thoughts are the gun, words are the bullets, deeds are the target, the bulls-eye is heaven.
We are all serving a life sentence, and good behaviour is our only hope for a pardon.
If we catch a glimpse of freedom, we wish to possess it; if we catch a glimpse of death, we want nothing to do with it. One we cannot have, the other we cannot avoid.
To rid ourselves of our shadows -- who we are -- we must step into either total light or total darkness. Goodness and evil.
You can learn many things from children. How much patience you have, for instance.
Children are unpredictable. You never know what inconsistency they're going to catch you in next.