One repressive state after another has had to face the dilemma of wanting abundant Internet for economic advancement, while ruing the ways in which its citizens can become empowered to express themselves fearlessly.
Because thou must not dream, thou need not despair.
Resolve to be thyself: and know that he who finds himself, loses his misery.
The ability to make new work from old work – especially if that new work is different enough that it doesn’t dent the market for the old work – is something that benefits all creators, since so few can claim not to have a giant or 10 supporting them underneath.
Facebook draws from the public and public-interest sphere, a simultaneously bold and modest step towards acknowledging that our new networked technologies deeply affect our lives in ways not always captured or best shaped by the typical template of consumer and seller.
Feed the musician, and he’s out of tune.
Though language forms the preacher, ‘Tis good works make the man.
Journalism is literature in a hurry.
If you entrust your data to others, they can let you down or outright betray you.
The pursuit of perfection, then, is the pursuit of sweetness and light.