Whatever became of the moment when one first knew about death? There must have been one. A moment. In childhood. When it first occurred to you that you don't go on forever. It must have been shattering, stamped into one's memory. And yet, I can't remember it
("Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead")
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If you carry your childhood with you, you never become older.
Life is a gamble at terrible odds, if it were a bet, you would not take it.
Responsibilities gravitate to the person who can shoulder them.
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How I hate those who are dedicated to producing conformity.
William S. Burroughs
It would be a bitter cosmic joke if we destroy ourselves due to atrophy of the imagination.
I like to think that I've been a good manager. That fact has been very instrumental in making Linux a successful product.