I hate what we call “progress” today. That Retina display on your iPad is not progress. The clarity on your new webcam is not progress. The new Facebook app is not progress. Google Glass is not progress. You can update your Twitter feed through your car? That’s not progress….
"I tend to be cynical about a lot of things, but Maya Angelou is somebody that no matter how much I pick her apart, she still has integrity. She was a victim of incest and rape, and she worked as a stripper. And now she’s a literary icon and Nobel Laureate. It goes to show that life is cumulative, and you can’t devalue any type of experience."