“Before you diagnose yourself with depression or low self-esteem, first make sure that you are not, in fact, just surrounded by assholes.”
― William Gibson
If you’ve never read any of Gibson’s books, you’re missing out. He’s a brilliant writer.
“And, for an instant, she stared directly into those soft blue eyes and knew, with an instinctive mammalian certainty, that the exceedingly rich were no longer even remotely human.”
― William Gibson, Count Zero
No particular reason for the Gibson stuff today, I just liked that first quote and the second seemed so apropos to the current climate in the pre-election atmosphere.