Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Orwell & Expressions of Interest

"I neither suffer myself, nor other fools, gladly."
Alec Guinness, A Commonplace Book

Orwell’s account of his grotesque days in prep school – gym socks, boiled cabbage, pederasty – is so memorable, and so far from the truth... Expressions of Exaggerations

What set humans apart? Not bipedalism or opposable thumbs or big brains. But these two things: cooperation and cooking... Maria Imrichova agreed with this statement ;-

Tips for would-be literary gossips: Join the inner circle of great writers; tell, don’t show; avoid discretion at all costs...Secrets

Sixty-six million years ago, an asteroid caused one of earth’s five great extinctions. The sixth one is happening right now... Only on Mother Earth ....