Some food for thought from today's reading.
“It’s a fine line between wanting to be known and understood but also knowing what’s sacred,” — Michelle Williams, NY Times, September 7, 2008
"Field biologists tend to avoid investing their precious research time in doomed tracts of forest." — David Quammen "Planet of Weeds" Harpers, 1999
"Arguing that punk has run its course is like saying painting ran its course after the Renaissance. There are kids out there you've never heard of who believe they're punk rock. And they're right. They're in Norway or Kansas, and they don't think punk rock has run its course. Punk is an idea. It's freedom."—Patti Smith, Spin