Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams. One of my favorite lines of the book. If you can go through so much struggle and strangeness and still mind the details, you are kind of a badass by definition.
Douglas Coupland - “Please stop putting quotes from Nietzsche at the end of your emails. Five years ago you were laughing your guts out over American Pie What — suddenly you’ve magically turned into Noam Chomsky?