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Unless I work hard, no one will expect anything.
I write novels as a hobby. But hobbies you don't seriously play are all boring, right? Because it's a hobby, I put all my might into it!
History and society are created by the victors. While the losers fade away into oblivion. That is the way of the world.
Sometimes, a boy needs to get out on his own and take a good, hard look at himself.
God exists, you don't believe in god? What you don't believe in is religion, but religion simplifies and systematizes God. It's not what I'm referring to when I talk about God.
Many religions tell you 'This is God, worship him' and that is why you have doubt isn't it?
For example if you were told to urinate on a Jesus statue or an ordinary stone, which would you choose? If God doesn't exist then he can't hand down punishment. But what is divine retribution exactly? Most likely nobody would dare urinate on the statue of Jesus, even if they aren't Christian, they probably know that's the Christian God. So they feel there might be divine retribution.
In other words, people have always been subconsciously aware of the existence of Gods they cannot see.
In the 15th century, before the arrival of the Spanish, those on the south American continent had neither a writing system or wheels. Those things existed on the Eurasian continent since ancient times yet in South America they hadn't been invented yet. But the concept of God was universal. God existed in those societies that were so isolated the wheel had not spread to them. The concept of God's existence occurred naturally. Because God is something man cannot live without.
As science progressed, there were people who stopped believing in the existence of God. But even then, in less visible ways, their actions were essentially the same as those of superstitious people. They still feared divine retribution, so they did not dare to disrespect gods. But if such retribution really existed it would be called a 'supernatural phenomena'.
When something is gained, something is lost. It's difficult to live after something like that. What is lost will never return. Important things, irreplaceable things. But what is needed to keep those things is in the firm will, packed into one bullet. Man knows... he knows that nothing will begin unless he speaks, and that nothing will change unless he moves.
The vast ocean of words. Without a means to cross the ocean, we can only stand and watch keeping the words we desperately want to express inside. A dictionary is a ship that is able to cross that ocean.
What ever may happen to the order, we'll still be us. As long as we keep moving forward for what we believe in, it will be all right. We'll all end up smiling in the end.
You must not hope for society to change for you. Do not reject society. To put it bluntly, that is simply a waste of time.
If all you do is feed your dog, you'll get your hand bitten eventually. Let him out for a walk every once in a while.
People only find me interesting because they can't tell whether I'm serious or not.
A romance won't keep itself going forever. Eventually, you lose that all-important spark. Love has to be nurtured if it's going to last. If you want to be with someone forever, you need to put effort into the relationship... Great, now I'm talking cliches.
People who can get back on their feet after learning their weaknesses are strong and admirable.
So you feel negative about the idea of running away. You may feel guilt over having run away, but what about what happened here? The people you've met? How's it all been? Were they negative experiences? It's ok to run away in order to live. It really is ok. You're different from farm animals who have nowhere to run.
We ruin the countries we govern and the people in our care. We slaughter our enemies and sacrifice all our allies. We’ll keep killing till there’s nothing left but to destroy ourselves. It will never be enough.
In the end the shape and form don't matter at all, it's only the soul that matters, right? Nothing else.
I'm still a man too, I wanted to look calm and composed in front of everyone. Especially in front of the one I'm in love with.
Clausewitz, he pointed out that no matter how carefully one plans, on the battlefield, even the smallest of details can cause setbacks. Regardless of how well-thought it is, armchair strategizing only works in the realm of theory. Unexpected troubles, or uncontrollable factors such as weather. Operations face those sorts of troubles. They are the cause of strife on the battlefield.
Because of the existence of love - sacrifice is born. As well as hate. Then one comprehends... one knows PAIN. Courage is a word of justice. It means the quality of mind that enables one to face apprehension with confidence and resolution. It is not right to use it as an excuse to kill someone.