Virginia

a state in the eastern United States; one of the original 13 colonies; one of the Confederate States in the American Civil War one of the British colonies that formed the United States a town in northeastern Minnesota in the heart of the Mesabi Range

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If we didn't live venturously, plucking the wild goat by the beard, and trembling over precipices, we should never be depressed, I've no doubt but already should be faded, fatalistic and aged.
Arrange whatever pieces come your way.
For most of history, Anonymous was a woman.
I have lost friends, some by death, others through sheer inability to cross the street.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
If you do not tell the truth about yourself you cannot tell it about other people.
It is just when opinions universally prevail and we have added lip service to their authority that we become sometimes most keenly conscious that we do not believe a word that we are saying.
Nothing has really happened until it has been recorded.
On the outskirts of every agony sits some observant fellow who points.
One likes people much better when they're battered down by a prodigious siege of misfortune than when they triumph.
One of the signs of passing youth is the birth of a sense of fellowship with other human beings as we take our place among them.
The beauty of the world has two edges, one of laughter, one of anguish, cutting the heart asunder.
The first duty of a lecturer to hand you after an hour's discourse a nugget of pure truth to wrap up between the pages of your notebooks, and keep on the mantlepiece forever.
These are the soul's changes. I don't believe in ageing. I believe in forever altering one's aspect to the sun. Hence my optimism.
Things have dropped from me. I have outlived certain desires I have lost friends, some by death others through sheer inability to cross the street.

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