“Life should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well-preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside in a cloud of smoke, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming ‘Wow! What a ride!'”
– Hunter S. Thompson
* I mentioned back in January 2012 that this might become an occasional series. Turns out I was right. But it is, admittedly, very occasional. Let’s try to ramp it up. Send me your quotes and I’ll post my favourites.
“It is attitude, not aptitude, that governs altitude.”
I’ve read this quote somewhere before, but it came up this morning in an interview I did and it struck a chord. It is particularly good news for those of us that have lots of attitude but not so much of the other thing.
* This might be the first part of an occasional series of odd yet thought provoking quotes. I haven’t decided yet. I depends on what quotes I stumble upon. If you have any favourites, let me know and I might include them, too.