“Nietzsche famously said “Whatever doesn’t kill you makes you stronger.” But what he failed to stress is that it almost kills you. Disappointment stings and, for driven, successful people like yourselves it is disorienting. What Nietzsche should have said is “Whatever doesn’t kill you, makes you watch a lot of Cartoon Network and drink mid-price Chardonnay at 11 in the morning.” —Conan O’Brien at Dartmouth
Their faces looked awfully familiar. I could swear I saw them somewhere before, possibly someplace mundane, like in an airport gift shop.