This, the latest round up of quotes copied into my journal, covers roughly half of my new journal, which is a MIO Campus notebook, in use since September.
“An intelligent man is sometimes forced to be drunk in order to spend time with his fools.”–Ernest Hemingway
“Knowing that even dauntingly complex challenges can be broken down–that there’s a huge difference between not understanding something and not understanding something yet–is powerful mojo.“–Adam Savage, Wired, November 2012
“It [the Rotis typeface] looks best on gravestones…”–Erik Spiekermann, “Is Rotis a Typeface?”
“I never considered a difference of opinion in politics, in religion, in philosophy as cause for withdrawing from a friend.”–Thomas Jefferson
“My domestic housecats are a bunch of quirky weirdos. No way I’d trust a big cat.”–Commenter on Fark.com
“To respond is positive, to react is negative.”–Zig Zigler
“Collaboration is not a management thing. … Everyone has a role in defining whether collaborations happen or not. But history has shown that the most critical part of a collaboration are the individuals doing the work.”–Steven Sinofsky, former Microsoft executive.