Quote of the Day

I took some pride in 'not fulfilling my potential,' in part because I was terrified that if I tried my hardest, the world would discover that I didn’t actually have that much potential.

“I took some pride in ‘not fulfilling my potential,’ in part because I was terrified that if I tried my hardest, the world would discover that I didn’t actually have that much potential.” — John Green, Monopoly and Academic Decathlon,” The Anthropocene Reviewed (2020-04-30)

Quote of the Day

Let me explain why I like to pay taxes for schools even though I don't personally have a kid in school: I don't like living in a country with a bunch of stupid people.

”Let me explain why I like to pay taxes for schools even though I don’t personally have a kid in school: I don’t like living in a country with a bunch of stupid people.” — John Green, Samurai, Daimyo, Matthew Perry, and Nationalism: Crash Course World History #34