Quotes and RamblingsPosted: March 4, 2019
A few quotes and other thoughts have caught my attention lately.
Greatness occurs when your children love you, when your critics respect you and when you have peace of mind – Quincy Jones. In today’s world of vitriol from anyone who disagrees with you, I think the best that can be hoped for is the seething silence of hatred from your critics. Does that mean greatness is dead and the best we can hope for is goodness? Then again, maybe we could use a little more goodness in the world.
Zero Trust – The latest trend in cybersecurity or a commentary on society?
Hate is too great a burden to bear. It injures the hater more than it injures the hated – Coretta Scott King.
Hatred would have been easier. With hatred, I would have known what to do. Hatred is clear, metallic, one-handed, unwavering; unlike love – Margaret Atwood. Maybe that is why there is so much hate in 256 characters – it’s easier.
People used to define themselves by what they were for; now, they define themselves by what they are against – Ernie Brown. It sure is easier to be against something than for something. If you’re against something, all you have to be accountable for is saying you’re against it. You don’t actually have to accomplish anything.
Tweet unto others as you would have others tweet unto you – if only…
All you need is love – John Lennon. And kitten videos. At least there are some redeeming qualities about social media.