books

“The price of freedom is decision”

I'm reading a book by Edward de Bono titled, The Happiness Purpose. In it, he states something that I thought was counter-intuitive: [T]he price of freedom is decision. This didn't make sense to me. I can agree that without the ability to decide, there is no freedom,...

Carl Sagan quote ~ The magic of books

As a lifelong bibliophile, this quote about books from Carl Sagan made me pause and look at my library with wonder. “A book is made from a tree. It is an assemblage of flat, flexible parts (still called ‘leaves’) imprinted with dark pigmented squiggles. One glance at...

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo ~ Amazing title sequence by ‘Blur’

Title sequence of the David Fincher's version of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo is totally fantastic. Not sure yet what it has to do with the story, but it's a great piece of effects, editing, and cinematography. Super cool. http://vimeo.com/34920624 After enjoying...

Abraham Lincoln ~ Vampire Hunter?

Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter - I thought it was a joke. Turns out, besides being a book by Seth Grahame-Smith, it's a movie by Tim Burton (as producer) that should come out next summer. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=34x6m-ahGIo Trailer looks exciting, with...

Carl Sagan quote ~ The magic of books

As a lifelong bibliophile, this quote about books from Carl Sagan made me pause and look at my library with wonder. “A book is made from a tree. It is an assemblage of flat, flexible parts (still called ‘leaves’) imprinted with dark pigmented squiggles. One glance at...

Abraham Lincoln ~ Vampire Hunter?

Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter - I thought it was a joke. Turns out, besides being a book by Seth Grahame-Smith, it's a movie by Tim Burton (as producer) that should come out next summer. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=34x6m-ahGIo Trailer looks exciting, with...

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