Category: book

“The truth will set you free. But not until it is finished with you.”

“The truth will set you free. But not until it is finished with you.”

David Foster Wallace, Infinite Jest

“The truth will set you free. But not until it is finished with you.”

“The truth will set you free. But not until it is finished with you.”

David Foster Wallace, Infinite Jest

“A mind is like a parachute. It doesn’t work if it is not open.”

“A mind is like a parachute. It doesn’t work if it is not open.”

Frank Zappa


“A mind is like a parachute. It doesn’t work if it is not open.”

“A mind is like a parachute. It doesn’t work if it is not open.”

Frank Zappa


“We all want to help one another. Human beings are like that. We want to live by each other’s…”

“We all want to help one another. Human beings are like that. We want to live by each other’s happiness, not by each other’s misery.”

The Great Dictator (1940), Dir. Charlie Chaplin


“We all want to help one another. Human beings are like that. We want to live by each other’s…”

“We all want to help one another. Human beings are like that. We want to live by each other’s happiness, not by each other’s misery.”

The Great Dictator (1940), Dir. Charlie Chaplin


“Reading is like thinking, like praying, like talking to a friend, like expressing your ideas, like…”

“Reading is like thinking, like praying, like talking to a friend, like expressing your ideas, like listening to other people’s ideas, like listening to music, like looking at the view, like taking a walk on the beach.”

Roberto Bolaño, 2666

“Reading is like thinking, like praying, like talking to a friend, like expressing your ideas, like…”

“Reading is like thinking, like praying, like talking to a friend, like expressing your ideas, like listening to other people’s ideas, like listening to music, like looking at the view, like taking a walk on the beach.”

Roberto Bolaño, 2666

“When I was eight years old I read “The Son of Aba,” a Serbian translation of a Hungarian…

“When I was eight years old I read “The Son of Aba,” a Serbian translation of a Hungarian writer, Josika, whose lessons are similar to those of Lew Wallace in Ben Hur. This book awakened my will power. I began to practice self-control, subdued many of my wishes, and resolved to keep every promise I ever made, whether to myself or to anyone else. The members of my family were not long in learning that if I promised a thing I would do it.”

–Nikola Tesla

“Making Your Imagination Work For You.” American Magazine, April, 1921.