“I wish it need not have happened in my time,” said Frodo. “So do I,” said Gandalf, “and so do all who live to see such times. But that is not for them to decide. All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us.”

Presented in (roughly) alphabetical order and without the proper context, this page was created on a whim and will forever be a work in progress.




we stand up for what we believe, no matter the odds or the consequences . . . plant yourself like a tree by the river of truth


You do not rise to the level of your goals. You fall to the level of your systems.