"Note that the word “mute” (from Latin mutus and Greek μύειν) is regarded by linguists as an onomatopoeic formation referring not to silence but to a certain fundamental opacity of human being, which likes to show the truth by allowing it to be seen hiding."- Anne Carson
(This morning I was at probably 5% power. I think I know what it's like to be an extreme introvert now. Talking to people earlier today -- even just saying a few words to them! -- felt like being knee deep in mud.)
Lonely, tired, depressed, worthless, stuck that way.
Accept the past. Live for the present. Look forward to the future. Robot Fusion
"As our island of knowledge grows, so does the shore of our ignorance." John Wheeler
"[A] scientist looking at nonscientific problems is just as dumb as the next guy." Richard Feynman
"[P]etabytes of  data is not the same thing as understanding emergent mechanisms and structures." Jim Crutchfield