Frank Zappa (1940 – December 4, 1993)

“Some scientists claim that hydrogen, because it is so plentiful, is the basic building block of the universe. I dispute that. I say there is more stupidity than hydrogen, and that is the basic building block of the universe.”  “Alcuni scienziati affermano che l’idrogeno, poiché sembra così abbondante, è la sostanza basilare dell’universo. Io non… Read More Frank Zappa (1940 – December 4, 1993)

White lies

From the movie: “Jackie” Jackie went into Caroline’s bedroom to tell her children that their father was no longer with them. JOHN JR:  Mommy, where’s Daddy? JACKIE: Daddy won’t be coming home. CAROLINE:  Why not? JACKIE: Daddy had to go see your baby brother Patrick. In heaven. CAROLINE: Why? JACKIE: Because I’m here with you.… Read More White lies

Leggere

      “When you re-read a classic, you do not see more in the book than you did before; you see more in yourself than there was before. ” -Clifton Fadiman, American editor, anthologist, and writer (1904-1999) “Quando rileggi un classico non è nel libro che cogli più di quanto tu non abbia visto… Read More Leggere