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Born: 1970-01-01
Profession: Activist
Nation: American
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He who never sacrificed a present to a future good or a personal to a general one can speak of happiness only as the blind do of colors.

Tags: Future, Good, Happiness

Fortuitous circumstances constitute the moulds that shape the majority of human lives, and the hasty impress of an accident is too often regarded as the relentless decree of all ordaining fate.

Tags: Human, Lives, Often

How natural that the errors of the ancient should be handed down and, mixing with the principles and system which Christ taught, give to us an adulterated Christianity.

Tags: Give, Natural, System

The grandest thing has been the lifting up of the gates and the opening of the doors to the women of America, giving liberty to twenty-seven million women, thus opening to them a new and larger life and a higher ideal.

Tags: Giving, Life, Women

The more we learn of science, the more we see that its wonderful mysteries are all explained by a few simple laws so connected together and so dependent upon each other, that we see the same mind animating them all.

Tags: Mind, Science, Simple

A friendship can weather most things and thrive in thin soil; but it needs a little mulch of letters and phone calls and small, silly presents every so often - just to save it from drying out completely.

Tags: Friendship, Small, Weather

For every person who has ever lived there has come, at last, a spring he will never see. Glory then in the springs that are yours.

Tags: Last, Nature, Spring

Kittens are wide-eyed, soft and sweet. With needles in their jaws and feet.

Tags: Feet, Pet, Sweet

A horse is the projection of peoples' dreams about themselves - strong, powerful, beautiful - and it has the capability of giving us escape from our mundane existence.

Tags: Beautiful, Dreams, Strong

One small cat changes coming home to an empty house to coming home.

Tags: Home, House, Small

Odd how much it hurts when a friend moves away- and leaves behind only silence.

Tags: Friend, Hurts, Silence

If your sister is in a tearing hurry to go out and cannot catch your eye, she's wearing your best sweater.

Tags: Best, Cannot, She

The courage of very ordinary people is all that stands between us and the dark.

Tags: Between, Courage, Dark

A cat can maintain a position of curled up somnolence on your knee until you are nearly upright. To the last minute she hopes your conscience will get the better of you and you will settle down again.

Tags: Again, Last, She

Serial killers are everywhere! Well, perhaps not in our neighborhood, but on our television screens, at the movie theatres, and in rows and rows of books at our local Borders or Barnes and Noble Booksellers.

Tags: Books, Movie, Television

Serial killers kill for the power and control they experience during the murders and for the added ego boost they get in the aftermath from community fears, media coverage, and the police investigations.

Tags: Ego, Experience, Power

While there are many wonderful police investigators out there doing some very fine work, the majority of the time it is not brains that catches serial killers.

Tags: Time, Wonderful, Work

While we are being fascinated by the tales of famous serial killers and how they were brought to justice, the real serial killer goes about his business with hardly a thought to being caught.

Tags: Business, Famous, Justice

Without solid connections between homicides, we may have the reverse problem of believing three local murders are the work of one serial killer when they may actually be the work of three!

Tags: May, Problem, Work

All serial killers want to win. They choose victims they can kill successfully.

Tags: Choose, Victims, Win

There are two kinds of serial killers as far as the victim is concerned: the kind that you don't see before they pounce on you and the kind you see and don't expect to pounce on you.

Tags: Concerned, Expect, Far

Evidence can vary depending on the circumstances, the weather, and how long it has been hanging around.

Tags: Evidence, Hanging, Weather

In reality, serial killers are of average intelligence.

Tags: Average, Reality, Serial
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In reality, those rare few cases with good forensic evidence are the ones that make it to court.

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Killers can seem smart when you can't figure out who they are.

Tags: Figure, Seem, Smart

Last but not least among serial killer methodologies, we have women who kill their own children.

Tags: Children, Last, Women

Many of the less prolific killers' stories go unheard because they simply don't make good books.

Tags: Books, Good, Less

Often I am asked if there is any such thing as a female serial killer.

Tags: Asked, Female, Often

Often, a serial killer has no felony record.

Tags: Felony, Often, Serial

Outside of dumb luck, the number one way serial killers are caught is through the help of the public.

Tags: Help, Luck, Public

Police are reluctant to label a murder as a possible serial homicide.

Tags: Label, Police, Possible

Serial killing is not about sex at all, but about power and control and revenge on society.

Tags: Power, Sex, Society

Since there are only so many ways to kill a person, a good portion of homicides look pretty much alike.

Tags: Good, Pretty, Since

Telling the community a serial killer is out there stirs up a lot of unpleasant attention.

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The accepted definition of a serial killer is a person who kills at least three times with a cooling off period in between his murders.

Tags: Between, Off, Times

The most important issue for the killer is the ability to get a victim easily and successfully.

Tags: Ability, Issue, Victim

The one noticeable similarity with almost all serial killer victims is their short height and low weight.

Tags: Almost, Short, Weight

There are many more serial killers living outside the prison walls than inside.

Tags: Inside, Living, Outside

Using MO to link crimes can be problematic.

Tags: Crimes, Link, Using

We assume people we know can't be serial killers.

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We struggle to understand how any mother could kill her own children.

Tags: Children, Mother, Struggle

What does signature mean? Supposedly these are the added touches that make the crime personal to the killer.

Tags: Crime, Mean, Personal

Most well-known serial killers have victims numbering in the dozens, have sent taunting letters to the police or have done bizarre things to the bodies.

Tags: Done, Letters, Police

Nowadays, with much more racial and ethnic mixing, we are seeing serial killers murdering a variety of victims; whoever comes along will most likely do.

Tags: Along, Likely, Seeing