"We value virtue but do not discuss it. The honest bookkeeper, the faithful wife, the earnest scholar get little of our attention compared to the embezzler, the tramp, the cheat."
"The moral world has no particular objection to vice, but an insuperable repugnance to hearing vice called by its proper name."
William Makepeace Thackeray
Trilogy of Reflection - Previous Issues
“Absence is a house so vast that inside you will pass through its walls and hang pictures on the air.”
Dialogue with Masters
"We have to dare to be ourselves, however frightening or strange that self may prove to be."