commentary, philosophy, and outright rants

“‘We spoke English at home … but then the conversation would go into French. Then it went into German on occasion … If you couldn’t think of a word in one language, you tended to go off in another.” – HRH The Duke of Edinburgh #qotd

“I can’t shoot my own mother. Not with paint, anyway.” – Peggy Nicoll #qotd #Daria

“They have driven a square peg into a round hole with such determination that they have split the peg.” – Dion Fortune

“The prophets of the Old Testament and the New found their opportunity for synthesis by voluntarily removing themselves to the wilderness. It was after they emerged that they began propagandizing their philosophies.” – Saul Alinsky #qotd

“Who was Abraham?” “A Biblical figure.Believed to be the father of man.God tested his faith by instructing him to make a great sacrifice.His son, Issac.” “Did he sacrifice his son?” “He gave it a good shot before an angel stopped him. At the last minute.” – Rbt Cooper #qotd #SG-1

“Part of the challenge with regulation, in general, is that when you add more rules that companies need to follow, that’s something that a larger company like ours has the resources to do,” – Mark Zuckerberg #qotd

“Give us the strength / To search not for sages / Give us the strength / To love who we are.” – Leonard Nimoy #qotd