Kniterly

Librarian and geek who likes to make stuff.

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stevemccurrystudios:

The Grit, Grind, and Glory of Work

If a man is called a streetsweeper, he should sweep streets even as Michelangelo painted, or Beethoven composed music, or Shakespeare wrote poetry.  He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts of heaven and Earth will pause to say, Here lived a great streetsweeper who did his job well.  
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

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The Librarian replied with an expansive gesture that indicated, as clearly as if he had said ‘ook’, that Rincewind was a wizard with a hat, a library of magical books and a tower. This could be regarded as everything a magical practitioner could need. An ape, a small terrier with halitosis and a lizard in a jar were optional extras.
Terry Pratchett (Sourcery)

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