There is nothing worse than the devil you know, the one you fucks up your life but has a familiar comfortable feeling.Unknown Origin
Only the thing for which you have struggled will last.Old Nigerian Proverb
We tend to know way less about why we feels certain ways about the objects and pursuits we are devoted to than we do about the objects and pursuits themselves. Its hard to say whether this tendency is exceptionally bad, or good. - David Foster Wallace, Infinite Jest
To invent your own life's meaning is not easy, but its still allowed and I think you'll be happier for the trouble.Bill Watterson
The best way to say "Thank You, Life" is to live in the present, the here and the now. By letting go of the past, we are telling life "I love you". Whatever life takes from us, just let it go. When we surrender and let go of the past, we allow ourselves to fully … Continue reading Transmissions of a Satellite Heart #30
She asked him, "How does it feel, being seven thousand years old?" "That depends." "On what?" "On how I want it to feel." From Permutation City by Greg Egan
Caring too much about the truth can lead to a pathological obsession with the infrastructure, the workings of the "deception" which lies beneath every event. Care too little, and you gradually surrender to a complacent fantasy in which life goes on as normal, and everything which contradicts the illusion of ordinary existence is either avoided … Continue reading Transmissions of a Satellite Heart #28
People wonder how I keep a smile, I tell them I don't give a fuck.
Happiness is a condition that must be prepared for, cultivated and defended privately by each person. When you learn to control inner experiences, you will be able to determine the quality of your life, which is as close as any of us can come to happiness. From 'Flow' by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
We are a generation of sad people with happy pictures.