if all this were easy it wouldn't matter how it ends. - Dan Mangan

"The end of all our explorations will be to come back to where we began and discover the place for the first time." - T.S. Eliot

"We must love them both: those whose opinions we share and those whose opinions we reject. For both have labored in search for their truth and both have helped us in the finding of our own." -Thomas Aquinas