“The Great Simplifying Assumptions – IV” / Memorable Fancies #1422

Your right does not imply my obligation. # There may be a free lunch, but the dessert will prove surprisingly costly. # Don’t trust someone who wants something from you. # “It is possible for things to get worse without limit.”­ (from Herb Grosch) # “It’s impossible to offend someone who doesn’t want to be offended.” (from Friedrich Schlegel) # The asterisk that refers to nothing is ... *                     … [Read more...]

“The Great Simplifying Assumptions – I” / Memorable Fancies #1330

.. If something is “out of the question,” that is precisely the question. .. If something is “unthinkable,” it’s been thought of, probably quite often. .. If you hear someone say “no one is saying that...,” someone is saying that. .. “Yes” means Maybe; “Maybe” means No; “No” means Never. <END> Buy it at amazon.com/author/terencekuch: Fragments of the Future, 18 dark and unexpected sci-fi stories originally from StoneThread Publishing, now in a new second edition. … [Read more...]

“The Great Simplifying Assumptions – II / Memorable Fancies #684

No one respects a victim. Revenge is the only pure motive. Searching for reasons is a distraction from the goal. If someone says “never mind,” serious minding is called for. <END> THE MONDAY PITCH If you liked this post, please tell your friends and share a comment here or in StumbleUpon, Reddit, Facebook, or other social websites. AVAILABLE NOW on Amazon and other outlets: “Fragments of the Future” – speculative / science fiction by Terence Kuch, an e-book published by … [Read more...]

The Great Simplifying Assumptions – I / Memorable Fancies #597

Intention is what happens Appearance is reality There are no accidents Yes means Maybe Maybe means No No means Never <END>      If you liked this post, please tell your friends and share a comment here or in StumbleUpon, Reddit, Facebook, or other social websites.      Subscriptions to this blog are available at www.amazon.com/author/terencekuch or at www.bit.ly/Fancies. – or you can just Follow this blog. You can also buy one or both of my commercially published … [Read more...]