A hero's journey

The cave you fear to enter holds the treasure that you seek

~ Joseph Campbell

The solution to unrequited love...

Never, ever, EVER give up.

~ Michael Scott, in The Office, Booze Cruise episode, talking to Jim about his unrequited love for Pam

True words from a true poet

“You want a good life?  It’s not complicated.

Tell the girl you love that you love her.

And tell the truth to everyone whenever you can.”

~ John Lennon in Yesterday

More Mattis Wisdom


There is no such thing as spare time.
No such thing as free time.
No such thing as down time.
All you got is life time.
Go

~ Henry Rollins

Mad Dog Mattis on Lincoln

“ ‘With malice toward none, with charity for all,’ ” Mattis said. “Lincoln said that in the middle of a war. In the middle of a war! He could see beyond the hatred of the moment.”

~ General James Mattis, former Secretary of Defense, in an interview in The Atlantic