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  • Ben shared from Brideshead Revisited by Evelyn Waugh
    his vices flourished less in the pursuit of pleasure than in the wish to shock, and in the midst of his polished exhibitions I was often reminded of an urchin I had once seen in Naples, capering derisively, with obscene, unambiguous gestures, before a party of English tourists;
  • Ben shared from The Complete Guide to Fasting: Heal Your Body Through Intermittent, Alternate-Day, and Extended by Jason Fung, Jimmy Moore
    Mark Twain (1835–1910), one of America’s foremost writers and philosophers, once wrote, “A little starvation can really do more for the average sick man than can the best medicines and the best doctors.”
  • Ben shared from The Complete Guide to Fasting: Heal Your Body Through Intermittent, Alternate-Day, and Extended by Jason Fung, Jimmy Moore
    If it comes prepackaged in a bag or a box, it should be avoided. If it has a nutrition label, it should be avoided. Real foods, whether broccoli or beef, have no labels.
    Note: Great observation on how to determine what to bring home from the grocery store.
  • Ben shared from Brideshead Revisited by Evelyn Waugh
    to know and love one other human being is the root of all wisdom.
  • Ben shared from Brideshead Revisited by Evelyn Waugh
    She’s a Roman Catholic, so she can’t get a divorce—or won’t, I expect. You can do anything at Rome with money, and they’re enormously rich.

Ben

(Tulsa, OK, United States)
Ben