Ideologies are ways of organizing large swaths of life and experience under a set of shared but unexamined assumptions. – M Pollan

I prepare so that I may be ready when opportunity comes. – Abe Lincoln

I know that I know nothing. – Socrates

The horizon looks nearer the closer you are to the ground, the closer the horizon the faster things appear to come at you. Get up off the floor, the world is a friendlier place when seen while standing.