Odd yet thought provoking quote #2 *


“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.

Odd yet thought provoking quote #1 *


“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.