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It is also ironic that in high school, the jocks were cool and the nerds were not cool. Now the nerds are the tastemakers. The nerds are rich and successful, and those jocks are dumb divorced guys with beer bellies.
Ken Liu
“He’s not so bad, he thought. He’s graceful in defeat. That’s a quality that belongs to a phoenix among men. • • • “What’s so impressive about that? I never get mad when my father beats me at checkers. I know I just have to get better.” “Those are wise words. Not everyone sees a loss as an opportunity.”
Ken Liu, The Paper Menagerie and Other Stories

Jim Gaffigan
“There should be a children’s song “If you’re happy and you know it, keep it to yourself and let your dad watch the football game.”
Jim Gaffigan, Dad Is Fat

“It should freak you out that gangsters can agree on a code of behavior but designers can’t. Crime is more organized than design.”
Mike Monteiro, Ruined by Design: How Designers Destroyed the World, and What We Can Do to Fix It

Greg Lukianoff
“Free speech and the ability to tolerate offense are the hallmarks of a free and open society.”
Greg Lukianoff, The Coddling of the American Mind: How Good Intentions and Bad Ideas Are Setting Up a Generation for Failure

Jim Gaffigan
“Little kids are the only sober human beings for the past fifty years to enjoy a parade.”
Jim Gaffigan, Dad Is Fat

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