“Is not the poet bound to write his own biography? Is there any other work for him but a good journal? We do not wish to know how his imaginary hero, but how he, the actual hero, lived from day to day.” — Henry David Thoreau
“Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.” - Albert Camus.
“The art of war is simple enough. Find out where your enemy is. Get at him as soon as you can. Strike him as hard as you can, and keep moving on.” - Ulysses S. Grant I am writing this in reverse chronological order. I took a trip to Japan two weeks ago and have … Continue reading On Recent Travel, Reading, and War
"Syrup on shit doesn't make it a pancake" - Aaron Draplin I wrote this post several days ago and meant to have it published Sunday. I spent 4 extra days thinking about what quote I wanted to start with - here I am Wednesday having made no progress. Later on, you will see I recently … Continue reading My Brand!
"If you are conscious to yourself that you possess more knowledge upon some subjects than others of your standing, reflect that you have had greater opportunities of seeing the world, and obtaining a knowledge of mankind than any of your contemporaries. That you have never wanted a book but it has been supplied to you, … Continue reading Swords, Hope, and Coffee…kinda
My name is Ozymandias, King of Kings; Look on my Works, ye Mighty, and despair! Ozymandias - Percy Bysshe Shelley
“Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.” ― Leo Tolstoy