David Deming Quotes
Global warming has long since passed from scientific hypothesis to the realm of pseudo-scientific mumbo-jumbo.
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I think the most rewarding part for me is kind of not knowing where the story's going next, and then finding out and being blown away by it.
As we watch the sun go down, evening after evening, through the smog across the poisoned waters of our native earth, we must ask ourselves seriously whether we really wish some future universal historian on another planet to say about us: "With all their genius and with all their skill, they ran out of foresight and air and food and water and ideas," or, They went on playing politics until their world collapsed around them.
Santana has fantastic ball reaction, ... Very few people can snatch a ball right out of the air like that. And he has great burst. He can be running and he doesn't even put his hands up because he has such confidence. He's very much a downfield threat.
Happy the man who gains sagacity in youth, but thrice happy he who retains the fervour of youth in age.
Dagobert D. Runes
If I choose to bless another person, I will always end up feeling more blessed.
The poet can only write the poems; it takes the reader to complete the meaning.
Yolande Cornelia "Nikki" Giovanni, Jr.
Socrates condemned art because he preferred philosophy and only after much internal struggle did Plato accept this judgment.
I'm not religious, and I'm not a Christian, but I do reserve the right to believe in the possibility of a god.
The Birthday Party
Wherever I am, if I've got a book with me, I have a place I can go and be happy.
Sometimes I stress too much and don't have fun. If you're trying to be perfect, sometimes it backfires on you.
Characters take on life sometimes by luck, but I suspect it is when you can write more entirely out of yourself, inside the skin, heart, mind, and soul of a person who is not yourself, that a character becomes in his own right another human being on the page.
After the privatization of public education everyone will get to choose a school that reflects only your own social values. No need for the competition of ideas or critical thinking. So the curriculum will be up to the school to determine. I am certain that the growing percentage of us who have McJobs will welcome this opportunity to spend a large portion of our income on education and choose an ideology at the same time.
David A. Strauss