Tuesday, October 17, 2017

pruning


“ I wish people were all trees and I think I could enjoy them then."
- Georgia O'Keeffe


... the preeminent genius


Because Leonardo da Vinci was restricted to no one silo.

Victorian Dandy


"Just as every Sinner has a future, every Saint has a past."
- Oscar Wilde

Monday, October 16, 2017

on social interaction


"I don't like to go out of my way to be bored."
- Larry David

Sunday, October 15, 2017

slow hurry


"Everyone wants progress, but no-one wants change."
- Søren Aabye Kierkegaard

Saturday, October 14, 2017

"Learn, Learn, Learn."


"The greatest competitive advantage is knowledge."
- Mark Cuban, who completed his MBA before completing highschool and has expressed an interest in becoming the next President of the USA

Friday, October 13, 2017

real news


"Everyone is entitled to his own opinion, but not his own facts."
- Daniel Patrick Moynihan

abstain


"To maintain my mental health, I go on regular media fasts."
- Ashley Judd

Thursday, October 12, 2017

on anxiety


"When I had too much time to think, all the scary whispers ..."
- Steven Spielberg

Ahistorical

"People don't want to be reminded of the past, especially if it's a guilty or unattractive past."
- on Portugal's Salazar Police State amnesia

math inspired


"We adore chaos because we love to produce order."
- M.C. Escher

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

playing with his toys



"The ocean is where I could hide. The land is where all the problems were."

Monday, October 9, 2017

Being in an unrefined or natural state



Lt. Col. Charles R. Codman: You know General, sometimes the men don't know when you're acting.

Patton: It's not important for them to know. It's only important for me to know.

Sunday, October 8, 2017

forward philosophy


"We're like a jet - we can't go backwards."
- Peter Onruang, Founder Wolfcom

Saturday, October 7, 2017

Canadian Shield Moss

The potential application to unsightly apartment/office blocks is unending:




Thursday, October 5, 2017

you're still the pilot


"Fly the plane as far as you can into the crash."
- Aviation axiom

universalism


“There was another life that I might have had, but I am having this one.”
Kazuo Ishiguro 2017 Nobel Laureate, Literature

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

incentive


"In my high-school to get a free Varsity jacket you had to bench-press 300 pounds, which is how I got mine."
- A-Rod

iconoclast

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

that far down


"Tragedy is a tool for the living to gain wisdom, not a guide by which to live."
- Robert F. Kennedy

Monday, October 2, 2017

Fear of Failure


Greg Norman's primary motivator.