“The light at the end of the tunnel might seem a long way off. But the switch may be very near.”
“I never feel guilty about reading any kind of book. Books are medicine, each one a specific prescription for whatever ails us.”
Speculation and the exploration of ideas beyond what we know with certainty are what lead to progress.
We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools.
Martin Luther King Jr.
“When I think about what sort of person I would most like to have on a retainer, I think it would be a boss. A boss who could tell me what to do, because that makes everything easy when you’re working.”
Andy Warhol, The Philosophy of Andy Warhol: (From A to Be and Back Again)
Never be ashamed of your reading taste. Love is empowering. At the end of life, love is the only thing that remains. I’ve sat a death vigil, and I know that in that last breath of life, the dying person wants only to whisper words of love to those who remain.