We would go down to the fish market early to cleanse our vision: the fish were silver, and scarlet, and green, and the color of sea. The fish were lovelier […]
I have weathered the storm,
I have beaten out my exile.
~The Rest – Ezra Pound~
On the fifth lap, the car gasped and collapsed breathless at the side of the track, failure of a turbo seal resulting in Stefan Johansson’s immediate relegation from racer to spectator.
“The man who has no imagination has no wings.”
“Nobody is bored when he is trying to make something that is beautiful, or to discover something that is true.”
“Superhuman effort isn’t worth a damn unless it achieves results”
“It is not always possible to be the best, but it is always possible to improve your own performance”
“If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again. Then quit. No use being a damn fool about it.”
“Intelligent people, when assembled into an organization, will tend toward collective stupidity.”