You can judge your age by the amount of pain you feel when you come in contact with a new idea.
Nuveen, John quotes
- A certain amount of opposition is a great help to a man.… A certain amount of opposition is a great help to a man. Kites rise against, not with, the wind. -John Neal
- "People are afraid of themselves, of their own reality; "People are afraid of themselves, of their own reality; their feelings most of all. People talk about how great love is, but that's bullshit. Love hurts. Feelings are disturbing. People are taught that pain is evil and dangerous. How can they deal with love if they're afraid to feel? Pain is meant to wake us up. People try to hide their pain. But they're wrong.…
- My Pick of the Day: "Don't let anyone invalidate or minimize how you feel. If you feel something, you feel it and it's real to you. Nothing anyone says has the power to invalidate that, ever. No one else lives in your body. No one else sees life through your eyes. No one else has lived through your experiences. And so, no one else has the right to dictate or…
- "After coming into contact with a religious man I… "After coming into contact with a religious man I always feel I must wash my hands" - Friedrich Nietzsche