Friday, July 7, 2017

Writing Prompts

Would you walk on this glass floor?

What is your medium?

What heals you?

“So Matilda’s strong young mind continued to grow, nurtured by the voices of all those authors who had sent their books out into the world like ships on the sea. These books gave Matilda a hopeful and comforting message: You are not alone.” -- Roald Dahl, "Matilda"

How To Be More Addicted To Your Phone - Ultra Spiritual Life episode 65

"America is great because she is good.
 If America ceases to be good,
America will cease to be great."
- Alexis de Tocqueville


Dating advice from author John Green: "The Venn diagram of boys who don't like smart girls and boys you don't want to date is a circle."

From Camelot -- iMDB
King Arthur: But even the thought, "I'm not thinking a thought" is thinking, isn't it?
Merlyn: Yes, and thinking is the sort of thing you should get into the habit of doing as often as possible.

King Arthur: By God, I shall be a king. This is the time of King Arthur. When we shall - reach for the stars! This is the time of King Arthur when violence is not strength and compassion is not weakness!

King Arthur: How could I learn if I couldn't think? And I couldn't think; so, I couldn't learn. But, even to think the thought, I thought. But, even the thought, I'm not thinking a thought, is thinking, isn't it?
Merlyn: Yes! And thinking, boy, is something you should definitely get into the habit of making use of, as often as possible. Thinking helps in everything. Everything but love, that is. Love is a sort of seventh day, so thinking can rest.

King Arthur as a Boy: What's the best thing for being sad?
Merlyn: The best thing for being sad is to learn something.