Prophecy is a good line of business, but it is full of risks.
29 Jan 2013 Leave a comment
In a manner which matches the fortuity, if not the consequence, of Archimedes’ bath and Newton’s apple, the (3.6 million year old) fossil footprints were eventually noticed one evening in September 1976 by the paleontologist Andrew Hill, who fell while avoiding a ball of elephant dung hurled at him by the ecologist David Western.
John Reader, ‘Missing Links: the Hunt for Earliest Man’
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24 Jan 2013 Leave a comment
What a writer has to do is write what hasn’t been written before or beat dead men at what they have done.
23 Jan 2013 Leave a comment
Man will do many things to get himself loved, he will do all things to get himself envied.
16 Jan 2013 Leave a comment
Truth is mighty and will prevail. There is nothing wrong with this, except that it ain’t so.