Monthly Archives: November 2016
“It was a ﬁne day by London’s standards. Which meant it was a day slightly less likely to suﬀocate you and poison your lungs.”
~ Stefan Bachmann, The Peculiar
Every country I would go to, even if it was just on a modelling job, I would go to their markets. If I went to Morocco for ‘Elle’ magazine, I would be in the spice markets during my off time and just come back with a suitcase full of stuff that I really wanted to try.
~ Padma Lakshmi
“Over the entrance to the temple at Delphi was a famous inscription: KNOW THYSELF! It reminded visitors that man must never believe himself to be more than mortal – and that no man can escape his destiny.”
~ Jostein Gaarder, Sophie’s World
In a true, one-time-only prisoner’s dilemma, it is as hard to justify cooperation as it is to accept mutual defection as the logical outcome. Therein lies the paradox.
~ Tuckers Anecdote, Page 122
Evening: Ate grass.
Night: Ate grass. Decided grass is boring.
Scratched. Hard to reach the itchy bits. Slept.
~ Jackie French, Diary of a Wombat