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True eloquence consists in saying all that is necessary, and nothing but what is necessary.
  —   La Rochefoucauld
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2015 Even The Little Ones
2014 Who’s On First?
2013 No Equal Measure
2012 A Single Host
2011 No Exemptions
2010 Memories Of KSA – Inside The Fire

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Nothing is given so profusely as advice.
   —  Francois VI, Duc de La Rochefoucauld
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On This Day In:
2017 Both Dismissed
2016 Poetry Isn’t Going To Work
2015 MA Fix
Getting Better
2014 Actually
2013 Unfortunate Evolutionary Accidents
2012 Tense (Past, Present And Future)
2011 What Is Your Preference?

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Old men are fond of giving good advice, to console themselves for being no longer in a position to give bad examples.
   —    Francois de La Rochefoucauld
[The truth hurts!   —    KMAB]
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On This Day In:
2013 Revelations
2012 Movies And Juicing
Brady Gets #4 (Prediction)
Happy To Get Up
2011 What About Good Blogs?
2010 Slowly, Slowly…

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As love increases, prudence diminishes.
    —    Francois de La Rochefoucauld
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True bravery is shown by performing without witness what one might be capable of doing before all the world.
   —    Francois de La Rochefoucauld
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As great minds have the faculty of saying a great deal in a few words, so lesser minds have a talent of talking much, and saying nothing.
    —    Francois de La Rochefoucauld
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