"Humility is attentive patience."
Simone Weil (via nminusone)
"Turns out I’m really good at killing people. Didn’t know that was gonna be a strong suit of mine."
as reported in Double Down
by Mark Halperin and John Heilemann
But my heart is wild, and my bones are steel
"(The aim of philosophers should be) to help their readers, or society as a whole, break free from outworn vocabularies and attitudes, rather than to provide ‘grounding’ for the intuitions and customs of the present."
Richard Rorty (via ckrawlings)