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  • GeoDavid shared from Raising Steam: (Discworld novel 40) (Discworld Novels) by Terry Pratchett
    Let me tell you, the world changes with every generation and if we don’t learn to surf on the tide then we will be smashed on the rocks.
  • GeoDavid shared from The Humans by Matt Haig
    24. New technology, on Earth, just means something you will laugh at in five years. Value the stuff you won’t laugh at in five years. Like love. Or a good poem. Or a song. Or the sky. 25.
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  • GeoDavid shared from Shantaram by Gregory David Roberts
    For this is what we do. Put one foot forward and then the other. Lift our eyes to the snarl and smile of the world once more. Think. Act. Feel. Add our little consequence to the tides of good and evil that flood and drain the world. Drag our shadowed crosses into the hope of another night. Push our brave hearts into the promise of a new day. With love: the passionate search for a truth other than our own. With longing: the pure, ineffable yearning to be saved. For so long as fate keeps waiting, we live on. God help us. God forgive us. We live on.
  • GeoDavid shared from Shantaram by Gregory David Roberts
    Every human heartbeat, he’d said many times, is a universe of possibilities. And it seemed to me that I finally understood exactly what he’d meant. He’d been trying to tell me that every human will has the power to transform its fate. I’d always thought that fate was something unchangeable: fixed for every one of us at birth, and as constant as the circuit of the stars. But I suddenly realised that life is stranger and more beautiful than that. The truth is that, no matter what kind of game you find yourself in, no matter how good or bad the luck, you can change your life completely with...
  • GeoDavid shared from Shantaram by Gregory David Roberts
    The only kingdom that makes any man a king is the kingdom of his own soul. The only power that has any real meaning is the power to better the world.