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Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.

Nelson Mandela

added by jimmy4writing
17 days ago

May your choices reflect your hopes, not your fears.

Nelson Mandela

added by jimmy4writing
17 days ago

A beautiful choker can instantly make a statement and enhance any outfit.

Aurora Berill

added by auroraberill
17 days ago

When the character becomes strong and free from filth, then the vision blossoms in thoughts as a flower and springs up the fragrance from talking.

Ehsan Sehgal

added by anonymous
17 days ago

Only a positive approach towards life should allow you to connect with success and happiness.

Aurora Berill

added by auroraberill
18 days ago

We all capable of becoming a great individual's who can conquer against all odds. Hence, our Almighty Father vividly states in Jeremiah 29:11 that He has plans to prosper us not to harm us. Thus we must liberate the mind from all negative thoughts that limit the true potential within(Holy Spirit)

Loyiso K

added by Loyiso K
18 days ago

***(C)(P) IT WAS MY TRENCH TOWN REGGAE IN THE MUSIC OF THE RASTA MESSENGERS LIKE-BURNING SPEAR- CULTURE(JOSEPH HILL)- AND OTHERS THAT TAUGHT THE WORLD THAT- CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS WAS A LIAR. HE DID NOT DISCOVER JAMAICA NOR AMERICA. SO WHY ARE WE STILL HONORING HIM TODAY?

RAS CARDO REGGAE

added by anonymous
18 days ago

***(C)(P) I SPEAK TRENCH TOWN- PAST, PRESENT, AND THOSE TO COME. BABYLON SYSTEM SAID-CAN ANYTHING GOOD COME OUT OF TRENCH TOWN? WE PROVED THEM WRONG, VERY WRONG!! I WONDER WHAT THEY ARE SAYING NOW.

RAS CARDO REGGAE

added by anonymous
18 days ago

Beggars should be abolished. It annoys one to give to them, and it annoys one not to give to them.

Friedrich Neitzsche

added by Normando
18 days ago

A long leash is still a leash.

Octavia E. Butler

added by Normando
18 days ago

Repressive societies always seemed to understand the danger of ‘wrong’ ideas

Octavia E. Butler

added by Normando
18 days ago

When your rage is choking you, it is best to say nothing.

Octavia E. Butler

added by Normando
18 days ago

Choose your leaders with wisdom and forethought. To be led by a coward is to be controlled by all that the coward fears. To be led by a fool is to be led by the opportunists who control the fool. To be led by a thief is to offer up your most precious treasures to be stolen. To be led by a liar is to ask to be lied to. To be led by a tyrant is to sell yourself and those you love into slavery.

Octavia E. Butler

added by Normando
18 days ago

Writing is one of the few professions in which you can psychoanalyse yourself, get rid of hostilities and frustrations in public, and get paid for it.

Octavia E. Butler

added by Normando
18 days ago

I’ve talked to high school kids who are thinking about trying to become a writer and asking ‘What should I major in?’, and I tell them, ‘History. Anthropology. Something where you get to know the human species a little better, as opposed to something where you learn to arrange words.’ I don’t know whether that’s good advice or not, but it feels right to me.

Octavia E. Butler

added by Normando
18 days ago

First forget inspiration. Habit is more dependable. Habit will sustain you whether you’re inspired or not. Habit will help you finish and polish your stories. Inspiration won’t. Habit is persistence in practice.

Octavia E. Butler

added by Normando
18 days ago

A workshop is a way of renting an audience, and making sure you’re communicating what you think you’re communicating. It’s so easy as a young writer to think you’re been very clear when in fact you haven’t.

Octavia E. Butler

added by Normando
18 days ago

Once you grow past Mommy and Daddy coming running when you're hurt, you're really on your own. You're alone, and there's no one to help you.

Octavia E. Butler

added by Normando
18 days ago

People have the right to call themselves whatever they like. That doesn't bother me. It's other people doing the calling that bothers me.

Octavia E. Butler

added by Normando
18 days ago

I have a huge and savage conscience that won't let me get away with things.

Octavia E. Butler

added by Normando
18 days ago

I just knew there were stories I wanted to tell.

Octavia E. Butler

added by Normando
18 days ago

You don't start out writing good stuff. You start out writing crap and thinking it's good stuff, and then gradually you get better at it. That's why I say one of the most valuable traits is persistence.

Octavia E. Butler

added by Normando
18 days ago

Time doesn't really heal, it just makes you not to give a crap.

David Baldacci

added by Normando
18 days ago

Why can't people just sit and read books and be nice to each other?

David Baldacci

added by Normando
18 days ago

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