Reality-check

«Love all of you; who you were and the person you are becoming. You are the total package!»

Buky Ojelabi


«Being a Christian is not an excuse to checkout from REALITY.»

Buky Ojelabi


«Life is difficult.»

M. Scott Peck


«It’s not enough to say it; you would need to take it out of your mouth, you would need to become it. You would need to become what you were born to be. In actuality, or in each reality, underneath it all—I mean, behind it—the answer lies in»

Chris Campanioni


«Faith and belief are not measured by the size of the miracle but the integrity of our soul.»

Charles F. Glassman


«All our emotions are real, but one has to be quite cautious with what supports their reality.»

Aleksandra Ninkovic


«Perhaps it was that I wanted to see what I had learned, what I had read, what I had imagined, that I would never be able to see the city of London without seeing it through the overarching scrim of every description of it I had read before. When I turn the corner into a small, quiet, leafy square, am I really seeing it fresh, or am I both looking and remembering? [...]»

Anna Quindlen


«We spend much of our lives going about completely blind to reality, and yet we still have the gall to act victimized when it invariably catches up to us.»

Nenia Campbell


«Ah, the boo. The boo is the most maligned, gossiped about, ridiculed figure in the pantheon of prison characters. Boo, which is short for the street term "booty call," is the casual girlfriend, the cheap feel in the sally port, the temporary object of someone's affections (although most boos don't realize the impermanence of their positions).»

Erin George


«[..]the way you get her interested in you will also be the way you’ll lose her [..]»

Alice Walsh


«You can't keep snakes in your backyard and expect them only to bite your neighbors. You know, eventually those snakes are going to turn on whoever has them in the backyard.»

Hillary Rodham Clinton


«The real world is oftentimes different from what you expect it to be, what you think it to be, and what people might say it to be.»

Innocent Mwatsikesimbe


«They may take you for a fool, promise to shower you with the world, use their canny devastating tongue to manipulate and dominate your mind, but its better to put them bulshit people at arms length rather than falling into the arms of infidelity.»

Michael Bassey Johnson


«How to get and keep men interested in you (A Guide for the Modern Woman): Put them in the “friend” or “fuck” zone. Leave them there.»

Alice Walsh


«To be in love at my age would mean not to have learnt anything at all.»

Alice Walsh


«She had assumed they would see each other every day but she hadn’t really thought about the implications of having an affair with a married man. It wasn’t going to be a normal relationship.»

Kassandra Cross


«Last night I thought about all that kerosene I've used in the past ten years. And I thought about books. And for the first time I realized that a man was behind each one of the books. A man had to think them up. A man had to take a long time to put them down on paper. And I'd never even thought that thought before." He got out of bed.»

Ray Bradbury


«Dismantle your friend to see how he behaves. If he smiles with a beautiful grin, then take him back, he's worthy to be called a friend.»

Michael Bassey Johnson


«If you want to be a successful writer you have to put your butt in the chair and your fingers on the keyboard and put words on the page. Even shitty words are better than no words. You can go back and fix them later.»

Liliana Hart


«And that's when I heard the whisper in my heart's ear: "It's not about your childhood. It's about who you are!»

C. JoyBell C.


«All truth is God's truth.»

Arthur F. Holmes


«There are two more turds, smaller ones, and when he has eaten these, residual shit to lick out of her anus. He prays that she'll let him drop the cape over himself, to be allowed, in the silk-lined darkness, to stay a while longer with his submissive tongue straining upward into her asshole. But she moves away. The fur evaporates from his hands. She orders him to masturbate for her. She has watched Captain Blicero with Gottfried, and has learned the proper style.»

Thomas Pynchon