Incestuous, homogeneous fiefdoms of self-proclaimed expertise are always rank-closing and mutually self-defending, above all else.
Proximity to power has an unsurprising ability to mutate a politician's spinal cord into bright yellow jelly.
Many people make the mistake of confusing information with knowledge. They are not the same thing. Knowledge involves the interpretation of information. Knowledge involves listening.
I’d like to file a missing person’s report—on my clone. It’s nearly 2012. He should have been here by now.
As the cleansing ocean closes over bin Laden's carcass, may the earth lie lightly on the countless graves of those he sentenced without compunction to be burned alive or dismembered in the street.
All life is but a skull-bone and
A rack of ribs through which
we keep passing food & fuel-
just so's we can burn so
Allan had always reasoned about religion that if you couldn't know for sure then there was no point in going around guessing.
Don't judge a man until you have walked two moons in his moccasins.
forsan et haec olim meminisse iuvabit.
and perhaps it will be pleasing to have remembered these things one day
Make it your ambition to lead a quiet life, to mind your own business and to work with your hands, just as we told you, so that your daily life may win the respect of outsiders.
Our stories may be singular, but our destination is shared.
You've gotta dance like there's nobody watching,
Love like you'll never be hurt,
Sing like there's nobody listening,
And live like it's heaven on earth.
love sing heaven