Home is people. Not a place. If you go back there after the people are gone, then all you can see is what is not there any more.
-Robin Hobb, Fool’s Fate
So many of our dreams at first seem impossible, then they seem improbable, and then, when we summon the will, they soon become inevitable.
That’s what games are, in the end. Teachers. Fun is just another word for learning.
Works of art make rules; rules do not make works of art.
“And yet I have had the weakness, and have still the weakness, to wish you to know with what a sudden mastery you kindled me, heap of ashes that I am, into fire.”
― Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities
Music is the literature of the heart; it commences where speech ends.
-Alphonse de Lamartine
I sit beside the fire and think
Of all that I have seen
Of meadow flowers and butterflies
In summers that have been