Archive for June, 2012

xkcd

« 19 June 2012 | 19:48 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

(an unmatched left parenthesis creates a unresolved tension that will stay with you all day



Duke of Wellington

« 10 June 2012 | 13:52 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

A message to the Foreign Office from Central Spain, August 1812 Gentlemen, Whilst marching from Portugal to a position which commands the approach to Madrid and the French forces, my officers have been diligently complying with your requests which have been sent by H.M. ship from London to Lisbon and thence by dispatch to our […]



Ray Bradbury

« 6 June 2012 | 23:21 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

Digression is the soul of wit.



Emily Dickinson

« 5 June 2012 | 15:01 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

This World is not Conclusion. This World is not Conclusion. A Species stands beyond — Invisible, as Music — But positive, as Sound — It beckons, and it baffles — Philosophy — don’t know — And through a Riddle, at the last — Sagacity, must go — To guess it, puzzles scholars — To gain […]



George Eliot

« 2 June 2012 | 0:28 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

What loneliness is more lonely than distrust?