February 4, 2018

To me, football is so much about mental toughness, it’s digging deep, it’s doing whatever you need to do to help a team win and that comes in a lot of shapes and forms.

-Tom Brady

Happy Super Bowl Day everybody! Though I quoted Tom Brady above, I want the Eagles to win solely because #ATXPride. Let’s go Nick Foles! Represent Westlake HS, the ATX, and Texas!

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January 5, 2017

It’s a very dangerous state. You are inclined to recklessness and kind of tune out the rest of your life and everything that’s been important to you. It’s actually not all that pleasurable. I don’t know who the hell wants to get in a situation where you can’t bear an hour without somebody’s company.

-Colin Firth

Part of me has to agree, but there’s also that part of me that finds peace in that state of not wanting to bear an hour without somebody’s company. Is that weird? Someone tell me that’s weird. Actually don’t.

December 17, 2017

To sell your soul is the easiest thing in the world. That’s what everybody does every hour of his life. If I asked you to keep your soul – would you understand why that’s much harder?

-Ayn Rand, The Fountainhead

I understand it’s much harder. I also understand the payoff in the end is much more worth it.