“This does not mean that science must come to the rescue because the natural fertility is inherently insufficient. It means that rescue is necessary because the natural fertility has been destroyed.”

— Masanobu Fukuoka, “Natural farming

“I took some pride in not fulfilling my potential, in part, because I was terrified that if I tried my hardest, the world would discover that I didn’t actually have that much potential.”

— John Green, The Anthropocene Reviewed, “Monopoly and Academic Decathlon

Some things I noticed 04/20/2020:
  1. rooftop tennis
  2. I was terrified of absolute abandonment.
  3. “Anorexia in later stages can be traced back to early power struggles with food
  4. “They hit you up for school fees, donations, and then they want your time?
  5. Japanese moving company
  6. life could be over just like that
  7. 69 is popular for being the first number between whose square 4761 and cube 328509 uses each digit from 1-9 only once
  8. “at one point the needs of humankind will outpace the earth’s ability to support our species
  9. SR-71 Blackbird is so much like a rocket it even uses something hypergolic for ignition
  10. That which is intended to preempt, might instead provoke.
  11. “the explanation may have less to do with culture and more to do with constitutional arrangements
  12. Words you never mean, just to be kind