-Of course the game is rigged. Don’t let that stop you–if you don’t play, you can’t win.
-A poet who reads his verse in public may have other nasty habits.
-In the absence of clearly-defined goals, we become strangely loyal to performing daily trivia until ultimately we become enslaved by it.
-Writing is not necessarily something to be ashamed of, but do it in private and wash your hands afterwards.