A good storyteller is a person who has a good memory and hopes other people haven’t.
—Irvin Shrewsbury Cobb
It is thrifty to prepare today for the wants of tomorrow.
(tomorrow is neverending tho’ - think on that shit)
"Rabbit’s clever", said Pooh thoughtfully.
“Yes,” said Piglet, “Rabbit’s clever.”
“And he has Brain.”
“Yes,” said Piglet, “Rabbit has Brain.”
there was a long silence.
"I suppose," said Pooh, "that that’s why he never understands anything."
—Alan Alexander Milne
calling out this overthinking maw’fucka.
That’s the problem with drinking, I thought, as I poured myself a drink. If something bad happens you drink in an attempt to forget; if something good happens you drink in order to celebrate; and if nothing happens you drink to make something happen.
I want you to take the rest of the day off… to be sad… and get back here tomorrow ready to take care of… business!
whatever good there is to get
get it & feel good / get it & feel good
snatch it & feel good
grab it & feel good
steal it & feel good
borrow it & feel good
reach it & feel good
& feel good
things i just told him.
I’ll probably fuck til the day I die. If I can fuck, paint, write, while watching a Prince video — I’ll go out like that.
The truth is often a terrible weapon of aggression. It is possible to lie, and even murder with the truth.
To find something you can enjoy is far better than finding something you can possess.
(the reason I’ll spend hundreds on a Steve Reich concert when there are literally holes in 2/3 of my entire wardrobe.)
Use what talent you possess. The woods would be very silent if no birds sang except those that sang best.
—Henry Van Dyke
Behold, the fool saith, ‘put not all thine eggs in the one basket’ — which is but a manner of saying, Scatter your money and your attention, but the wise man saith, Put all your eggs in the one basket and — watch that basket.
I’m not running, and I’m not walking fast. I’m going where I need to be.