Carl Sagan, on why sometimes it’s good to temporarily forgo your beliefs in order to respect someone else’s (via itsinthestars)
Bertolt Brecht, from Radio Theory (1927)
I believe he is talking about Twitter.
-German General Heinz Guderian, July 1943 (via 336bc)
I will now start using “the revenge of reality” in everyday parlance.
W. Somerset Maugham, Of Human Bondage (1915)
While looking through my old copy of this book, I saw that I had bracketed this paragraph. In the margins, my commentary: “Hayward, the original hipster.”