“Go back?” he thought. “No good at all! Go sideways? Impossible! Go forward? Only thing to do! On we go!”
You stood beneath a burning tree
and hoped to rescue leaves
“There’s…a difference between getting your hands dirty, and being dirty.”
“‘Surely they will have cured baldness by the twenty-fourth century!’
Roddenberry replied, ‘By the twenty-fourth century, no one will care.’”
“If we cannot learn to …take a positive delight in those small differences between our own kind, here on this planet, then we do not deserve to go out into space and meet the diversity that is almost certainly out there.”
“Nothing IS. Things happen.”
And I wonder: is he different? Is he different?
Has he changed what he’s about?
Or is he just a liar with nothing to lie about?
Knowledge is finite. Wonder is infinite.
“We are defined by the places we hold in the web of others’ lives.”
I am epic.
No thing is one thing.
Lies are like tigers: they are bad! … It’s more poetic in Mandarin.
It’s impossible to Imagine something that’s not possible
‘Head down’ isn’t really my thing — messes with the crown.
Hello dragon. What’s up. This is the second time we’re taking tea. We gonna fight?
This is almost overload — I said almost overload
Friends and foes and princes are all just human in the end
The doer and the be-er become the same thing
I’m ‘a shout
I’m ‘a scream it
It’s not anything that I could ever keep in
She is my reason
my reason and my truth …
I would like to live for ever ever
I would like to live beside of her [sic.]
‘Difficult’ and ‘impossible’ are cousins often mistaken for one another, with very little in common.
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