For the longest time my sidebar “What the CDB” included a paraphrased quote from Edward Abbey in which I made my own substitutions (or mangled attempts thereof).
In the spirit of expanding my literary prowess, I’ll be swapping in new quotes ever now and then. Here shall lie The Archive.
You have to write the [blog post] that wants to be written. And if the [blog post] will be too difficult for grown-ups, then you write it for children.
— Madeleine L’Engle
The most essential gift for a good [blogger] is a built-in, shock-proof shit detector.
— Ernest Hemingway
[The Blogosphere] is like a stew. If you don’t stir it up every once in a while then a layer of scum floats to the top.
— Edward Abbey
Somewhere along the way one discovers that what one has to [blog] is not nearly as important as the [blogging] itself.
— Henry Miller