Saturday, March 31, 2018


"It's tough knowing this much."
- Sean Penn on non-smiling

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Friday, March 23, 2018


What are you doing here, honey? You're not even old enough to know how bad life gets.

Obviously doctor you've never been a 13 year old girl.

Sofia Coppola, Virgin Suicides 

Thursday, March 22, 2018

eastward facing

because "The sun never sets in the east."

Monday, March 19, 2018

warmth and bravado

"It's important to separate one's ability from disability."
- Itzhak Perlman

Sunday, March 18, 2018

compliance officer

"You must be willing to have any contemplated act appear on the front page to be read by spouses, children, friends."
- Warren Buffett

Saturday, March 17, 2018

Mafia Manifesto

"Never show weakness."

Monday, March 12, 2018

first mover disadvantage

"The bird that flies at the front of the flock is the one they shoot."
- Chinese aphorism 

Sunday, March 11, 2018

on being down and out

"Having a powered donut and a cup of rum can feel like paradise."
- Billy Bob Thornton

spring time for Hitler

"There's only one way to get even - bring 'em down with ridicule."
- Mel Brooks

Thursday, March 8, 2018

spectator and central figure

"By trying we can easily learn to endure adversity--another man's I mean."
- Mark Twain, Following the Equator


Monday, March 5, 2018

Venn Diagram

"People want a car that you can drive to work on Friday, the drag strip on Saturday and to church on Sunday."
- Lee Iacocca

Sunday, March 4, 2018

on ambiguity

"Any idiot can make a decision with perfect information."
- Reza Satchu

Saturday, March 3, 2018

"Just because you're not good at the beginning doesn't mean you can't be the best ultimately."
- Former 'C' student astronaut Scott Kelly

life philosophy

- Henry Ford particularly to his son Edsel