"you won't limit where i'll reach
this is my dream now i'm free
i'm finally thinking lucidly"
— aylius, lucid
"... most people want to see wrong-doers punished more than they want to see less wrong-doing."
— rlingle via lesswrong
"We can rightly judge a society by how it treats its eccentrics and deviant geniuses—and by that measure, we have utterly failed."
— Tim Wu, How the Legal System Failed Aaron Swartz—And Us
"no good deed goes unpunished"
"Most people's time is eaten up by things like school and work. Obviously if you attend one of these, you should stop."
— Aaron Swartz, HOWTO: Be more productive
"Be curious. Read widely. Try new things."
— Aaron Swartz, How to Get a Job Like Mine
"oh what a day to choose
torn by the hours"
— agnes obel, fuel to fire
"computer-literate, like-minded linguist
the lines in his script are my kind of english"
— dan bull, we are all aaron swartz
"be kind to me, or treat me mean
i'll make the most of it, i'm an extraordinary machine"
— fiona apple, extraordinary machine
"i've got a plan, a demand and it just began
and if you're right, you'll agree"
— fiona apple, better version of me
"If it hurts, do it more often."
— unknown, but i heard it from aaron swartz
"beautiful, you're beautiful, as beautiful as the sun
wonderful, you're wonderful, as wonderful as they come"
— the smashing pumpkins, beautiful
"intoxicated with the madness, i'm in love with my sadness"
— the smashing pumpkins, zero
"as above, so below"
— some greek guy a looooong time ago
"counting flowers on the wall,
that don't bother me at all"
— the statler brothers, flowers on the wall
"what we're doing here ain't just scary,
it's about to be legendary"
— welshly arms, legendary
life is the nightmare
this world is
"the trauma ... knows no bounds"
"living is a probabilistic exercise"
— sun_tzu_vs_srs via reddit
if at first no one gives a fuck, do it yourself
"give me a reason for disaster, and i'll be happy ever after"
— three days grace, give me a reason
i loved the world and it told me to bugger off
take comfort in insignificance