I reach for the Band-Aids and shake them across all her charts and folders and files. “Flesh color,
Taking a deep breath, I shake my head and find Judge staring at me. “Reason number 106 why dogs are smarter than humans,” I say. “Once you leave the litter, you sever contact with your mothers.
The geeks shall inherit the earth. I am starting to believe this might actually be true.
No one starts a war – or rather, no one in his sense ought to do so – without first being clear in his mind what he intends to achieve by that war and how he intends to conduct it. – CARL VON CLAUSEWITZ, Vom Kriege
I don’t think anyone who falls in love has a choice. You’re just pulled to that person like true north, whether it’s good for you or bound to break your heart.
You didn’t get past something like that, you go through it — and for that reason alone, I understood more about her than she ever would have guessed.
Doubt thou that the stars are fire; Doubt thou that the sun doth move; Doubt truth to be a liar; But never doubt that I love. -WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE, Hamlet
I think there are crossroads in our lives when we make grand, sweeping decisions without even realizing it.
…cool and nonchalant, like none of this mattered anyway. Is that what guys really wanted? Or was it just what the girls thought the guys wanted?
He is dark and quiet and completely different from me, which is exactly why I should put distance between us. But it is also the reason I find him so fascinating.