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Jerry Clower described his style like this: “I don’t tell funny stories, I tell stories funny.” That sums it up perfectly. His stories aren’t in the traditional setup/punchline format; they’re gentle, they’re silly, and they always make me smile.
“When plunder becomes a way of life for a group of men in a society, over the course of time they create for themselves a legal system that authorizes it and a moral code that glorifies it.” ~Frédéric Bastiat (1801-1850) Today Mr. Bastiat would be labeled a “libertarian.” He was an absolutely horrible person who …
Josh Kornbluth is a very talented monologist/storyteller who lately has been using his gifts to tackle weightier subjects. He has a website HERE.
“Millions of people never analyze themselves. Mentally they are mechanical products of the factory of their environment, preoccupied with breakfast, lunch, and dinner, working and sleeping, and going here and there to be entertained. They don’t know what or why they are seeking, nor why they never realize complete happiness and lasting satisfaction. By evading …
“A work is never completed except by some accident such as weariness, satisfaction, the need to deliver, or death: for, in relation to who or what is making it, it can only be one stage in a series of inner transformations.” ~Paul Valéry I actually prefer W.H. Auden’s much shorter paraphrase of the above quote: …
“In love the other is important; in lust you are important.” ~Osho, aka Bhagwan Shri Rajneesh
I just completely admire someone who goes to such lengths to get a smile. Their YouTube channel is located HERE.
This website is an amazing resource for people who are grieving, or who are trying to help a friend deal with grief: Refuge in Grief: It’s OK to not be OK.
“Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.” ~Albert Camus (source)