Sunday, November 30, 2014

The smartphone-bearing zombies plodding blindly down our sidewalks still inhabit the real world even if their souls have gone elsewhere.

James Gleick, The New York Review of Dec. 18, 2014.

Monday, November 24, 2014

When did ever self-righteousness know the sentiment of pity?

Mark Twain, The Innocents Abroad

Saturday, November 15, 2014

My moment-by-moment happiness is pretty low, but my life satisfaction is great.

From The New York Review of Dec 4, 2014.