We need more doorstops…

This paperback is very interesting, but I find it will never replace a hardcover book – it makes a very poor doorstop. ~Alfred Hitchcock

Indeed, Mr. King. Indeed…

If you’re just starting out as a writer, you could do worse than strip your television’s electric plug-wire, wrap a spike around it, and then stick it back into the wall. See what blows, and how far. Just an idea. ~ Stephen King, On Writing

WHOOSH!

“I love deadlines. I love the whooshing noise they make as they go by.” ~ Douglas Adams, The Salmon of Doubt

Walk the path…

“Neo, sooner or later you’re going to realize just as I did that there’s a difference between knowing the path and walking the path.” ~Morpheus, from The Matrix

Everyone is important.

“Nobody important? Blimey, that’s amazing. You know, nine hundred years of time and space and I’ve never met anybody who wasn’t important before.” ~ the Doctor, from Doctor Who “A Christmas Carol.”

The beauty in a storm…

For the man sound in body and serene of mind there is no such thing as bad weather; every day has its beauty, and storms which whip the blood do but make it pulse more vigorously.  ~George Gissing

Just like a goldfish…

Man’s mind and spirit grow with the space in which they are allowed to operate. – Krafft A. Ehricke