South Toward Home

It’s that simple yet revolutionary idea that was at our founding and in our hearts ever since: that we have it in our power to make the world anew, to make the future what we will. It’s that fundamental faith: that American optimism, that says no challenge is too great, no mission too hard. It’s that spirit that guides your class: ‘Never Falter, Never Fail’… With your proud service, I am absolutely confident that America will meet the challenges of our time.

—President Barack Obama, United States Air Force Academy graduation address (May 2012)

Ooh lah lah—

Ooh lah lah—

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People are strange: They are constantly angered by trivial things, but on a major matter like totally wasting their lives, they hardly seem to notice.

—Charles Bukowski. (via thechronicidealist)

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Eric Church “Blood, Sweat, and Beers” tour finale at Red Rocks Amphitheater, Colorado—

Eric Church “Blood, Sweat, and Beers” tour finale at Red Rocks Amphitheater, Colorado—

A commitment to history, I realized, can propel you forward rather than weigh you down.

—Marcia DeSanctis, “A Grand Return” in Town & Country

Better late than never.

Better late than never.