“When we walk into a wood we share its sensory outputs — light, color, smell, sound, and so on — with all the other creatures there. But would any of them recognize our description of the wood? Every organism creates a different world in its brain. It lives in that world. We are surrounded by millions of different worlds.”

Charles Foster
Being a Beast

“If you're gonna be dumb, you gotta be tough.”

Roger Alan Wade

“Chang Yu says: ‘Humanity and justice are the principles on which to govern a state, but not an army; opportunism and flexibility, on the other hand, are military rather than civil virtues to assimilate the governing of an army.’”

Sun Tzu
The Art of War