commentary, philosophy, and outright rants

“Anybody dumb enough to jump out of an airplane is dumb enough to try anything.” – Tom Clancy #qotd

“Somebody in a movie once said, hell is the possibility of sanity. That’s what this place feels like. Hell. I hate it already.” – Peggy Nicoll #qotd #Daria

“We pity that which we ourselves are not, but we sympathize when, but for the grace of God, there goes you or I.” – Dion Fortune #qotd

“Civilians are like beans; you buy ’em as needed for any job which merely requires skill and savvy. But you can’t buy fighting spirit.” – Robert Heinlein #qotd

“I can’t just stay here and watch him beat that man to death.” – “You will be captured.” – “Uh-huh.” – “Uh, and you think that’s a plan?” – Robert C. Cooper #qotd #SG-1

“It’s a very small percentage, people who tend to be excited about giving up a Saturday to come sit in a room for hours on end and talk about wonky things.” – Spencer Cox #qotd

“Enter me into the mercy, I who have forgotten mercy.” – Leonard Cohen #qotd