Forget safety

“Run from what’s comfortable. Forget safety. Live where you fear to live. Destroy your reputation. Be notorious. I have tried prudent planning long enough. From now on I’ll be mad.”

― [[Rumi]]

better not read

If you believe everything you read, better not read. – Japanese proverb

Social selves

A man has as many social selves as there are distinct groups of persons about whose opinion he cares. He generally shows a different side of himself to each of these different groups. —William James


When silence is prolonged over a certain period of time, it takes on new meaning. – Yukio Mishima, Thirst for Love

Your problem

Your problem is you have spent your whole life thinking there are rules. There aren’t. We used to be gorillas. All we had is what we could take and defend. – Lorne Malvo