If I'm singing "God Bless the USA"...it's me...
"Purpose, and to be thoroughly wedded to that purpose, is three quarters of salvation."--Art of Manliness
"If you don't act as if your name were on the door, it never will be." -- Patricia Fripp
"Not necessity, not desire- no, the love of power is the demon of men. Let them have everything- health, food, a place to live, entertainment- they are and remain unhappy and low-spirited: for the demon waits and waits and will be satisfied." -- Friedrich Nietzsche