We are as gods and might as well get good at it. So far, remotely done power and glory—as via government, big business, formal education, church—has succeeded to the point where gross defects obscure actual gains. In response to this dilemma and to these gains a realm of intimate, personal power is developing—power of the individual to conduct his own education, find his own inspiration, shape his own environment, and share his adventure with whoever is interested. Tools that aid this process are sought and promoted by the Whole Earth Catalog.
You usually talk about things which interest you. But the opposite is true, too. If you start talking about a boring subject, you will begin to get interested in it.
— Antimoon, from this article
> I have to keep myself excited about running. Last semester I read Haruki Murakami's What I Talk About When I Talk About Running, and that was tremendously helpful in getting me out running for a while. It will be important that I devote time to maintaining my interest in what I'm doing.