Life is for the Living

“Life is for the living. Death is for the dead. Let life be like music. And death a note unsaid.” ― Langston Hughes, The Collected Poems I confess. While I’d heard the ‘life is for the living’ quote many times, and said it myself more than once, before this blog post I’d never bothered to … Continue reading Life is for the Living

“We never had to take any of it seriously, did we?” she whispered. — Dagny Taggart

"No, we never had to." John Galt in response. - Ayn Rand, Atlas Shrugged Atlas Shrugged was a tough book to get through. Anybody who says differently is lying or just glossed over the 50+ page monologue from Galt. Easy on the tree-killing Ayn. But that line alone is a life lens that I have … Continue reading “We never had to take any of it seriously, did we?” she whispered. — Dagny Taggart