Tell Me How Long the Train’s Been Gone

One’s disguises are designed to make the truth a quantity with which one can live—or from which one can hope, by the effort of living, to be delivered.

Tell Me How Long the Train’s Been Gone

If life had endlessly cheated her, she had resolved not only never to complain, but to take life’s performance as an object lesson and never to cheat on life.

Thinking, Fast and Slow

Luck plays a large role in every story of success; it is almost always easy to identify a small change in the story that would have turned a remarkable achievement into a mediocre outcome.