Hunter Thompson on Mediocrity

Only those who can see above and beyond the American goal of respectable mediocrity can enjoy a life that leads to anything but a struggle to attain that end.

~Hunter Thompson

Kurt Vonnegut on Materialism

“Like so many Americans, she was trying to construct a life that made sense from things she found in gift shops.”

~ Kurt Vonnegut

David Foster Wallace on Materialism

“If you worship money and things … then you will never have enough. Never feel you have enough. It’s the truth”

~ David Foster Wallace

Will Rogers on Pride

“Too many people spend money they haven’t earned to buy things they don’t want to impress people they don’t like.”

~ Will Rogers