"By gift I mean this: by not being afraid of your own pain you are not afraid of others' pain either. People sense that they can be vulnerable with you and trust you, for you already understand without them having to explain.…"
"That's why the democratic part of democratic socialism is so important. We vote every 4 years here in Ecuador, and there are representatives of all sides of the political/cultural/economical spectrum, there is a healthy opposition, and each…"
"And if you know me well, I have often said to my friends and people in chat calling anyone they don't like a 'Nazi' or a 'Fascist' or 'Brownshirt' is cheap. Why are you telling me all this? I have not called anyone…"
"It is incredibly cheap, here at least. It is wise to take all said from even those one likes with a grain of salty. Pessimism and skepticism breeds bountiful rewards when everything goes great, and a healthy shelter when all goes wrong."
"Be fair people on both sides of the spectrum throw out accusations of Nazism without really knowing what it is. There are a lot of people that are not educated on nor do they want to be educated on Nazism. Calling someone a Nazi is a cheap debate…"
"Hahaha..sheeet. I was disappointed because I can't leave the house tonight, as I'm putting a new water pump on my car and didn't finish before dark. But it turns out, I've decent entertainment right here.
This thread is funnier…"