Careful. We don't want to learn from this.
Calvin & Hobbes
Talking with you is sort of the conversational equivalent of an out of body experience.
History is the fiction we invent to persuade ourselves that events are knowable and that life has order and direction.
Sometimes I think the surest sign that intelligent life exists elsewhere in the universe is that none of it has tried to contact us.
Who was the first guy that looked at a cow and said, 'I think that I'll drink whatever comes out of those things when I squeeze them?'
To fail to love is not to exist at all.
Mark van Doren
(June 13, 1894 - December 10, 1972)
Try as much as possible to be wholly alive, with all your might, and when you laugh, laugh like hell and when you get angry, get good and angry. Try to be alive. You will be dead soon enough.
(August 31, 1908 - May 18, 1981)
Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't.